Faculty

Mary Brayton, Professor
(231) 591-3584
braytonm@ferris.edu
AAS Arts, Grand Rapids Community College
BS Architecture, University of Michigan
Master of Architecture, University of Michigan

Chris Cosper, AIA, LEED AP, Assistant Professor
(231) 591-3113
cosperc@ferris.edu

Bachelor of Architecture, Mississippi State University 
Master of Arts, English, Mississippi State University

Master of Design Studies, Harvard University

Gary Gerber, AIA, LEED AP, Associate Professor
(231) 591-2631
gerberg@ferris.edu
AAS Architectural Technology, Ferris State University
BS Architecture, University of Michigan
MBA Grand Valley State University

Dane Johnson, Registered Historic Architect, Associate Professor
(231) 591-2625
danejohnson@ferris.edu
BS Architecture, Lawrence Technological University
Master of Architecture, Lawrence Technological University

Lauren J. Liebler, LEED AP BD+C, Adjunct Professor
(231) 591-3774
LaurenLiebler@ferris.edu
Bachelor of Interior Architecture, Lawrence Technological University
BS Architecture, Lawrence Technological University
Master of Architecture, Lawrence Technological University

Paul Long, AIA, LEED AP, Assistant Professor
(231) 591-2370
paullong@ferris.edu

BS Architecture, University of Idaho
Master of Architecture, University of Idaho
MSc City Design and Social Sciences, London School of Economics

Diane Nagelkirk, Program Coordinator/Professor
(231) 591-2630
nagelkid@ferris.edu
BS Architecture, Lawrence Technological University
Master of Architecture, Lawrence Technological University

Joe Samson, CFM, Professor
(231) 591-2517
samsonj@ferris.edu
Bachelor of Architecture, Kent State University
Master of Architecture, Kent State University