Interior Design Advisors

All students are assigned an Interior Design faculty advisor. Advisors are assigned by the students’ last name (see below).

If your last name starts with…

  • A – C  your advisor is Mark Mappala
  • D – J your advisor is Michael Culpepper
  • K – M   your advisor is John Passmore
  • N-S  you advisor is Dan Beert
  • T – Z your advisor is Betty Torrell

To Make an Appointment

Please email the program manager,, at least 24 hours in advance.  You will receive a confirmation email to verify that you have an appointment.

International Students Only

International students should meet with their Office of International Education (OIEGI) advisor once they have received notification of admissions into the BAA program. Additional information can be found on the OIEGI website.

Last Updated September 27, 2021