Amanda W. Bridges


Instructor; Coordinator - Graphic Design
108 Communication Studies Hall
(704) 406-2137

Educational History

  • B.S., Appalachian State University, 2002
  • M.A., Appalachian State University, 2003

Bridges has over 7 years of teaching experience.  As a graduate assistant she taught graphic arts courses at Appalachian State University in the Graphic Arts & Imaging Technology program.  She then taught 1 year at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College in Richmond, VA in the Digital Communications program.  Bridges later became professor of Digital Arts at Horry-Georgetown Technical College in Myrtle Beach, SC and served there for 3 years.  She is a member of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals. 

Courses she has taught include:  Introduction to Computer Graphics, Advanced Computer Graphics, Graphic Design & Publication, Imaging Technologies, Web Publishing, Graphic Design Portfolio, along with several others. 

She is currently pursuing her Doctor of Education degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Gardner-Webb University.  Bridges joined the Gardner-Webb faculty in 2008.