Program Director, Creative Writing
David Bezmozgis, a writer and filmmaker, is the author of Natasha and Other Stories, The Free World, The Betrayers and Immigrant City, a story collection publishing in spring of 2019.
Program Director, Acting for Film & Television
John Bourgeois is the Program Director for Acting for Film and Televison at Humber College. He holds a BA in English Literature and Theatre from Concordia University and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia. He is an alumnus of the Webber-Douglas Academy in London, England.
Program Director, Comedy Writing & Performance
An award-winning author and screenwriter, Globe and Mail columnist Jeffrey Simpson called Andrew “the foremost chronicler of Canadian comedy." He writes the "Road Sage" humour column for the Globe and Mail.
Program Director and Head of Bass, Music
JUNO award winner Mike Downes has been a prominent Canadian bassist, composer, arranger and educator since the early 1980s. His musicality, emotional depth and melodic approach to the bass have thrilled audiences in Europe, Japan, South Korea, Brazil, Mexico, Israel, Iceland, the United States and Canada.
Program Director, Television Writing & Producing
Lorne Frohman is an acclaimed comedy writer and producer with over forty years of experience working on sitcoms, variety shows, children’s series, and late-night television programming.
Program Director, Arts Administration & Cultural Management
Anne Frost began her work in the arts at Fort McMurray, Alberta. Since then she has worked in Owen Sound, Bruce County and London, England.
Program Director, Theatre Production
Tanya Greve is thrilled to be returning to Humber as an instructor in Theatre Production this year. Having graduated from the University of Toronto Drama Program in 1993, she has been a working stage manager since graduation.
Program Director, Theatre Performance
Tatiana Jennings is an actor, director, dancer and choreographer. Born and raised in Moscow, she received a degree in theatre and film from the Academy of Theatre Arts, where she also studied dance.
Program Director, Creative Book Publishing
Alison Maclean has held a wide variety of executive positions in publishing, including associate publisher at Doubleday/ Seal and at Madison Press Books, and global resource manager at Wiley.
Program Director, Music Business
Thom McKercher, director of Humber’s Music Business graduate certificate program, is a music professional with almost 30 years of experience on both the label and retail sides of the music industry.
Program Director, Intro to Jazz & Community Music
Director of both the Community Music School and the Intro to Commercial/Jazz Music Program at Humber College, Catherine has been active in education for over thirty-five years.
Program Director, Music Composition
Pianist/composer Nancy Walker has been recognized with honours Canada-wide, including the National Jazz Awards Keyboardist Of The Year Award, the Montréal International Jazz Festival’s prestigious Grand Prix de Jazz, a JUNO nomination for Instrumental Album Of The Year, and an induction into the Mississauga Music Walk Of Fame.