Continuing Education Faculty
Dawn HollingsworthMBA, Pepperdine University; BFA in Drama, Theatre Design, and Technical Production, University of Oklahoma. Ms. Hollingsworth is managing Design Principal and Chief Financial Officer for Visual Terrain, Inc., where she is responsible for business development and design direction for a variety of commercial and mixed-use projects including interior architectural, retail, exhibits, exterior landscape and hardscape, themed entertainment, attractions, and theatre consulting. She is a certified lighting professional with extensive experience in lighting design and business management. She was named Architectural Lighting Designer of the Year by Lighting Dimensions International 2000, for her design of the LAX Gateway project. Her work has received many prestigious awards including IIDA Awards of Merit, Lumen West Awards of Excellence, an IIDA Award of Excellence, and Joseph Jefferson nominations for outstanding lighting design. She is a member of AIA (Affiliate), the International Association of Lighting Designers, national Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions, and the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America. Ms. Hollingsworth is an adjunct professor in the Architecture, Landscape and Interiors department at Otis College of Art and Design.
2015 Summer Session course(s) instructed by Dawn Hollingsworth: