Teaching Artists + Writers

Meet Our Team

Meet our past and current teaching artists and writers.

CMARIE FUHRMAN / poetry + creative writing

ALEXIS BONOGOFSKY / journalism + photography

DAVID JAMES DUNCAN / creative writing

ELLIOTT WOODS / journalism + photography

PAM HOUSTON / creative writing

CHRIS LA TRAY / poetry + nonfiction

BRENDAN LEONARD / adventure writing + nonfiction

CHRIS DOMBROWSKI / poetry + nonfiction

WILLIAM DEBUYS / creative writing + nonfiction

HAL HERRING / journalism

HEATHER HANSMAN / journalism + nonfiction

FRANCISCO CANTÚ / nonfiction + creative writing

KARIMA WALKER / deep listening + sound


AMY IRVINE / creative writing

CAMILLE DUNGY / poetry + creative writing

CRAIG CHILDS / creative writing + nonfiction

CHANDRA BROWN / creative writing + nonfiction

Would you like to teach with us?

We are always excited to bringing new voices, skill sets, and perspectives to our faculty – especially if you have an idea for how your teaching might meet the needs of our community of learners, raise awareness around issues facing rivers and landscapes, and strengthen connections between people and places. Pitch us a course idea at [email protected]. We’re all ears.