Faculty + Staff

When you study at Cornish, many of your faculty are also working artists. Their experience provides an invaluable, authentic connection to the industry in which you’ll be working once you graduate. Scroll through our faculty bios below to meet some of the talented artists with whom you’ll work at Cornish.

Raymond Tymas-Jones, Cornish President

Raymond Tymas-Jones

Brandon Bird

Brandon Bird

Vice President of Operations
Headshot, Tiffany Davis

Tiffany Davis-Brantley

General Counsel and Title IX Coordinator
Anne Derieux

Anne Derieux

Vice President of Advancement
Cornish Staff or Faculty member

Brittany Henderson

Dean of Student Affairs

Jessica Thurlow

Interim Provost & Vice President of Academic Affairs
Debbie Treen Headshot

Deborah Treen

Chief Financial Officer
Humanities + Sciences

Lauren Basson

Director of Humanities + Sciences, Professor
Core staff

Roy Brown

Director of Human Resources
Design Major | Film Major

Lyall Bush

Department Chair, Professor of Film
Core staff

Pinky Estell

Director of Creative Space + Event Services
Music Major

James Falzone

Department Chair
Clarinet, Improvisation, Ensembles
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