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Our Teaching Staff

Camosun College is fiercely proud of the excellent quality of its instruction. Our teaching staff are experienced, inspiring and supportive of our students' individual journeys.

Lois Fernyhough

Lois Fernyhough Chair

In addition to developing communications courses for the Communications department, Lois currently teaches CMNS 100 (Introduction to Communication), CMNS 105 (Communication and Technology), CMNS 112 (Popular Culture and Media) and CMNS 130 (Mass Media Communication). A former journalist, Lois is especially interested in how traditional mass media is affected by technology, and technological surveillance. Lois has also taught marketing and business communication courses for the School of Business and is the Co-op and Internship Coordinator for the School of Arts & Science. She has a BA in Applied Communication from Royal Roads University, an MA in Communications and Technology from the University of Alberta, and is also a Camosun College graduate. In 2011, she was invited to present a paper on Tim Hortons' use of Canadian identity to the National Communication Association conference in New Orleans.

Andy Bryce

Andrew (Andy) Bryce Instructor

Andy worked for more than 15 years in the broadcast news industry, doing everything from producing award-winning documentaries to presenting the weather on newscasts. He began teaching part-time at Canadore College in 1993. In 1998 he moved to the United Arab Emirates where he taught video and audio production at Dubai Men's College. He has a degree from Trent University, and is an alumnus of the Electronic Film Media Program at the Banff Centre, School of Fine Arts. Andy has a hands-on approach that gives students an opportunity to stretch their imaginations while exploring the medium.

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Melissa Mills Instructor

Currently teaching Graphic Communications, Melissa is also a self-employed graphic designer. She has been offering her clients professional design and communication services locally and beyond for over 14 years. From home décor textiles and children’s shoes to branding solutions and communications for businesses, her designs have been sold throughout North America and Europe. Following her passion for her craft, she has traveled to creative hot spots seeking out industry trends. Melissa graduated from the Victoria College of Art before moving into the design field studying in Victoria and Vancouver. She enjoys wearing the many hats a career in design and communications demands and is happy to share her experience with students in a practical and hands-on way.

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Mitch Stringer Instructor

Mitch has been photographing commercial, art reproduction, landscape, wedding and portrait images professionally in Victoria since 1989. Mitch's commercial work has appeared in numerous publications and his personal works adorn the walls of many private patrons. Mitch also has over 25 years of teaching experience at Camosun College and the Western Academy of Photography.

Mitch has always enjoyed sharing and experiencing the passion of photography. As a primary organizer/participant of the Photographers at Painter's held at Painter's Lodge in Campbell River, Mitch has been very fortunate to associate himself with top professionals in the photographic industry. Mitch continues to follow the light, striving to capture the elusive perfection of 3-dimensional imagery on the 2-dimensional plane.

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Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
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