Contact Us

general contact information

Contact us if you have any questions or need assistance. We’re here to make things as easy and convenient as we can.

Kansas City Art Institute
4415 Warwick Blvd.
Kansas City, Mo. 64111-1820

Toll free: 800-522-5224 (for admissions and financial aid)
or: 816-472-4852 (for directory of all other departments)

Questions about enrolling at KCAI
Information about KCAI, classes, how to apply, and requirements for attendance

Classes for children, youth and adults
Art and design classes for ages 6 through adult as well as programs for high school students, art educators and professionals.

For all other questions
General requests of KCAI, including events, career opportunities, internships, donations, continuing education, etc.


contact information by departments

Academic affairs |
Bambi Burgard, Ph.D., executive vice president for academic affairs
Milton Katz, Ph.D., professor and vice president for academic affairs
Julie Metzler, director of special programs
Nancy Noble, administrative assistant

Academic advising & career services
Tori Sinclair, director of academic advising and career services
Ari Fish, academic advising and career services coordinator

Admissions |
816-802-3560 phone
816-802-3309 fax
Scott Ramon, vice president for enrollment and marketing
Julia Welles, director of admissions
Ben Harle, assistant director of admissions

Advancement |
Nicolle Ratliff, senior vice president for advancement
Emily Hess, senior director for advancement

Alumni relations |
Marcus Cain, director of alumni relations

Business office l
Laura L. Snow, executive vice president for administration/CFO
Suzette Naylor, controller

Communications l
Dana Sawyer, director of communications and public relations
Caitlin Knoll, communications assistant

Dean of student affairs
Gina Golba, dean of student affairs
Joe Timson, assistant dean of students

Financial aid |
816-802-3337 phone
816-802-3453 fax
Darci Webster, director of financial aid
Lori Baer, financial aid coordinator

Human resources |
Lori Wolfe, director of human resources
Debbie Kirk Warren, administrative assistant

President’s office l
816-802-3454 Tony Jones, president
Coffi Chapman, executive assistant

Registrar/records |
816-802-3569 phone
816-802-3309 fax
Nancy Eastman, registrar

816-931-6666 (emergency)

Special events
Lauren Weinhold, director of membership and events

Student living center l
Madeline Gallucci, campus activities and housing coordinator
Joe Timson, assistant dean of students