Our Staff

Our staff is growing and driving success beyond our studios.

PENSOLE is comprised of a team of creatives, mainly alumni and professionals, each with a network of connections and experiences. Working closely together to mentor and teach the next generation of designers, our staff remains immersed in creativity by dedicating time to personal projects and initiatives.

Learn more about our staff below.

PENSOLE STAFF

Dr. D'Wayne Edwards

Founder of PENSOLE

Carren Morris

Business Development Strategist

Haydee Franco

Foundation Strategy & Development

CMD Lead

Education

Anna Smith

Director of Education

Jenna Moore

Brand Program Manager

Anthony Arias

Curriculum Development Manager

Lead Instructor

Jean Desmangles

Outreach Lead

Product

Brock Mullen

Product Manager

Melvin Melchor

Footwear Designer & Instructor

Alejandra Chavez Lizardi

Maker & Shop Manager

Jared Fiorvich

Maker

Eustace Robinson

Maker

BRAND & MARKETING

Laurance Bass

Creative Director

Liz Miller

Strategist

STUDIOS


MLab @ PENSOLE

Suzette Henry

Founder | Director of Color & Materials


FAAS Design Collab

Angela Medlin

Founder | Director of Apparel & Accessories

adjunct INSTRUCTORS

Flávio Markiewicz

3D Design

Miranda Woods

Brand & Marketing

Nick Hernandez

Footwear Design

Kyle Hathaway

3D and Footwear Design

Kyle Page

Brand & Marketing

Miroslav Milanov

Footwear Design

Scott Taylor

Program Assistant

Functional Apparel & Accessory Design