Dean's Office Staff

The Office of the Dean is located in Joe Mack Wilson Building (Building #31), Room 201.
The office is open 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

  • Dr. Ivan Pulinkala

    Dr. Ivan Pulinkala

    Interim Dean, College of the Arts

    • Ed.D. Higher Education Administration (University of Alabama)
    • M.F.A. Dance (Mills College)
    • Bachelor of Commerce (Hindu College-Delhi University)
    • Areas of Emphasis: Choreography, Contemporary Technique, History/Theory, Kinesiology

    P: 470-578-6742
    E: ipulinka@kennesaw.edu

    • Associate Dean, College of the Arts

      Harrison Long

      Associate Dean, College of the Arts

      Associate Professor, Coordinator of Acting

      • M.F.A. Theatre (Acting), Southern Methodist University
      • B.F.A Theatre (Acting), Florida State University
      • Areas of Emphasis: Contemporary Scene Study, Period Styles

      P: (470) 578-6884
      E: hlong3@kennesaw.edu

      • Samuel Robinson

        Samuel Grant Robinson

        Assistant Dean for Admissions and Student Services

        Academic Resource Center for Students

        • Ed.D. in Higher Education Administration (Georgia Southern University, expected 2020)
        • M.P.A., Governmental Administration (Kennesaw State University)
        • B.S., English Language & Literature and American Government (Eastern Michigan University)
        • Research Areas: Student success, student development, students in the arts

        P: (470) 578-2349
        E: srobin50@kennesaw.edu

        • Melissa Fryer

          Melissa Fryer

          Secretary to the Dean 

          • Katharine Gibbs School, New York, New York
          • Greenwich (Connecticut) High School

          P: (470) 578-6742
          E: mfryer@kennesaw.edu

          • Christine Collins

            Christine Collins

            Admissions Coordinator

            Academic Resource Center for Students

            • M.A., Liberal Studies (Villanova University)
            • B.A., Humanities (Providence College)

            P: (470) 578-6614
            E: ccolli61@kennesaw.edu

            • Jessica Drewry

              Jessica Drewry

              Patron Services Manager 

              • B.A. Theatre (Michigan State University)

              P: (470) 578-2455
              E: jdrewry@kennesaw.edu

              • Lissbeth Fernandez-Cabrera

                Lissbeth Fernandez-Cabrera

                Associate Business Manager 

                • Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance
                  (Kennesaw State University)
                • Master of Business Administration, Class of 2020
                  (Kennesaw State University)

                P: (470) 578-7754
                E: lferna12@kennesaw.edu

                • Mike McGehee

                  Mike McGehee

                  Business Affairs Manager

                  • Bachelors of Arts (Kennesaw State University)
                  • Areas of Emphasis: Theatre, Business Administration

                  P: (470) 578-3642
                  E: mmcgehee@kennesaw.edu

                  • Kathie Beckett

                    Kathie Beckett

                    Director of Marketing and Communications

                    • Bachelors of Science, Communications (Kennesaw State University)
                    • Master of Arts, Integrated Global Communications, December 2019 (Kennesaw State University)

                    P: (470) 578-3417
                    E: kbeckett@kennesaw.edu

                    • Brenda Curtis

                      Brenda Curtis

                      Administrative Associate 

                      P: (470) 578-3214
                      E: bcurtis@kennesaw.edu

                      • Joshua Stone

                        Joshua Stone

                        Graphic Designer/Supervisor

                        P: (470) 578-2307
                        E: jstone16@kennesaw.edu


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