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Our students love this program and you will too.

Shirley Mondoux



Shirley Mondoux is an accomplished professor, entrepreneur, graphic designer, and photographer, with a wealth of experience in media arts. As Coordinator of the Graphic Design Program, she weaves global citizenship and sustainable responsibility throughout her instructional practice.

She teaches by example and draws from her professional experiences with The Ottawa Sun, The Ottawa Citizen, Communications Consultants (WorldCom agency) and The North Bay Nugget. Her career has been built on a genuine love of the arts and a foundation of education which includes: Graphic Communications, Fine Art (BFA hons), and a Master’s in Education (M.Ed) focussed on curriculum leadership. Shirley believes in a holistic approach to teaching and learning where, as artists, we have the tremendous capacity to make a lasting impact in everything we do.

Renowned Commencement Speakers have received her accomplished photographic artwork on behalf of Canadore College. Shirley continues to be an active member of visual arts communities including RGD (Registered Graphic Designer’s Association of Ontario) and CAPIC (Canadian Association of Professional Image Creators).

Nicole Graham



Nicole is a Registered Graphic Designer* (RGD) with over 20 years of experience in theCommunications Industry as the current Marketing Director of her agency and over 16 years as a professor at Canadore College. Nicole brings advanced design abilities and solid management skills to our students and through a high level of productivity they are able to provide original, imaginative and creative designs.

Through her direct industry experience, Nicole is able to connect students to experiential learning opportunities and network connections around the world. She specializes in Communication Strategy, Design and digital development and was recently responsible for leading her agency team, VS Marketing, in launching one of the largest online events platforms in our regions history.

Anthony Ricciuti



Anthony is graduate of the Graphic Design Program at Canadore College and has over 20 years of media production experience gathered from the news / media industry, the Ontario College system and from working as a freelance designer.  He is currently the Graphic / Digital Media Project Lead in the Marketing Department at Canadore College. He is responsible for designing and creating innovative visuals, digital media materials, interactive elements and procurement of assets that support College marketing, recruiting and social media.

Anthony has been instructing in the Graphic Design Program at Canadore College since 2013. It has been a rewarding experience for Anthony to return to the college that provided him the skills needed to succeed in the industry. Anthony is passionate about sharing the knowledge and experience he gained with students of the Graphic Design Program.

Clayton Windatt


Clayton Windatt is a curator, multi-arts performer and filmmaker living and working in Ontario. As the former Executive Director of the White Water Gallery, Indigenous Curatorial Collective and current Executive Director of the Artist-Run Centres and Collectives Conference, Clayton has an extensive history working in Artist-Run Culture and Community Arts. Clayton maintains contracts with various governments, colleges and non-government organizations as a writer, consultant and knowledge broker negotiating between peoples, places and communities. Clayton works in/with community, design, communications, curation, performance, theatre, technology, and consulting, and is a very active artist currently working with Canadore College’s Graphic Design and Game Design and Development programs.

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