Mrs. Michelle Soto

Phone: 803-981-1100

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Degrees and Certifications:

Masters in Art Education from The School of Visual Arts, New York, NY Bachelors in Graphic Design from Rochester Institute of Technology Associates in Illustration from Rochester Institute of Technology Attended Semester at Sea 2001 ATC Teacher of the Year (2016-2017)

Mrs. Michelle Soto

This is her tenth year teaching Digital Art at ATC! Before teaching, she worked for years as a Production Manager in commercial real estate in New York City.   She traveled the globe on a ship and later received her Masters degree in Art Education from the School of Visual Arts.  Michelle has the unique experience of working along side her husband both at ATC. She has been an adjunct professors at Winthrop University. When she is not teaching, she is most likely wrapped up in her two beautiful children, three cats, two dogs or some art project.

Mr. AJ Soto

Phone: 803-981-1100

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Fine Art in Commercial Photography and Media School of Visual Arts, NY, NY Associates in the Applied Science of Photography SUNY Mohawk Valley, Utica, NY

Mr. AJ Soto

This is A.J.’s sixth year teaching Digital Art at ATC! Before ATC, A.J. worked for NASCAR media group, School of Visual Arts, a non-profit teaching video and photography for at-risk youth after school and had his own business in visual communications working as a Commercial Photographer and Designer in New York City. When he is not teaching, A.J. loves to travel, be outdoors hiking and exploring new places with his wife and kids.

Mrs. Karis Burgin

Phone: 803-981-1100

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Mrs. Karis Burgin

Mr. Chris Valk

Phone: 803-981-1100

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Mr. Chris Valk