David Spencer

B.F.A., printmaking, Atlanta College of Art, 1986

"When I began adjunct teaching at Atlanta College of Art I fell in love with 'sending the elevator back down,' as Kevin Spacey puts it. I enjoy sharing what I've learned with others to empower them to greater things."

David Spencer | Interactive design and game development professor

Awards, recognition and honors

Imperial Honor Award, Carlson Wagonlit Travel


AIGA, Interaction Design Association, Technology Association of Georgia

Previous Positions

Creative director/principle, CyFun Media; creative director, Carlson Wagonlit; multimedia producer, Cadmus Interactive

Publications and presentations

  • Second Annual HASTAC Conference, University of California, Irvine and University of California, Los Angeles. Presentation: "Transcending Boundaries: Live Entertainment and Personae in Virtual Worlds," 2008
  • Educators Summit, Adobe Partners by Design Annual Conference. San Jose, California. Presentation: "How Hot is Your Porridge? How We Use Adobe Tools at ACA" 2005
  • Storytelling for the New Millennium Conference. Kauai, Hawaii. Presentation: "Stupid Photoshop Tricks," 1996