- BA, University of Nevada, Reno
- BFA, University of Colorado
- MFA, Claremont Graduate University
Sheri joined SNC in 1997. Before moving to Nevada, she lived in Colorado and taught ceramics and art courses at Aims Community College in Greeley for nine years. Her work has been featured in Ceramics Monthly magazine and Clay Times magazine, and has been included in national juried shows and local shows.Courses: Beginning Ceramics, Intermediate Ceramics, Advanced Ceramics, Glaze Technology, Advanced Studio, Raku, Handbuilding
- MEd, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
- BS, California Lutheran University;
- MA, San Diego State University
- AA Accounting and Business Management, Stevens Henager Business College
- BS, University of the Pacific
- MA, Sierra Nevada College
- MA, Roosevelt University
- BA, Brandeis University
- MBA, Cornell University
- BA, University of Manitoba
Ted Parkhill has worked in the investment business his entire career. After working for mutual fund companies of all sizes, he moved to alternative asset management in 2001 when he went to work for one of the pioneers in the hedge fund space. He is a founding partner of systematic macro investment manager Incline Investment Management (IIM) and provides strategic consulting services to hedge funds through his eponymous firm Parkhill Financial, LLC. He began teaching at SNC in 2013.
Mr. Parkhill earned his MBA from Cornell University with concentrations in Finance and Marketing. He holds his Series 3 and Series 30 licenses, and has earned the Chartered Financial Planner designation. He is married with three children and resides in Crystal Bay, Nevada.
- BFA, Stephen F. Austin State University
- MA University of Dallas
- MFA, University of Dallas
Rick’s artwork focuses on the effects of environmental pollutants on the body. He uses materials as metaphor to address the looming impact of a culture dependent on diminishing resources. Rick has served as Sculpture Program Coordinator at Anderson Ranch Arts Center and has taught at both the University of Dallas, and Colorado Mountain College. He has been a visiting artist at Colorado College, San Jose State University, University of Miami, and Arizona State University. His sculpture has been exhibited throughout the country and was featured in a solo show in the Charles and Dorothy Clark Gallery at the University of Texas – Pan America. In 2007 Rick’s sculpture was the focus of an article in Sculpture magazine. He was recently published in the book Confrontational Ceramics: The Artist as Social Critic by Judith S. Schwartz and was featured in the documentary film “Questions of Art,” by Zach Jankovic.
- BS, in Business Administration, Robert Morris College
- MS, in Management, Argosy University
Linda Patefield, MSM is currently teaching the online ALDR 505 class. Linda began teaching online for Sierra Nevada College in the summer of 2011. She has over twenty years experience in Human Resources and currently works as a Human Resource Director at a college in Indiana. Linda received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Robert Morris University; and a Masters of Science in Management from Argosy University.
- EdS, University of Nevada, Reno
- MEd, University of Nevada, Reno
- BA, La Trobe University
- MEd, University of Melbourne
- MEd, Grand Canyon University