John joined the IT Services team in August 2010 as the Academic Support Coordinator
for Studio M. He graduated from the IPFW Visual Arts Program in 1996 with a BFA in
Graphic Design and Computer Art and received an Associates in Commercial Art in 1995
Since graduating from IPFW John has worked in a variety of creative positions including
mural restoration at the Allen County Courthouse, graphics production for signage and
trade show companies, catalog and print production, marketing, customer service, and
more recently, teaching Computer Art & Design at IPFW.
John has a son, Lars, and is married to Lucyna Nicklin who also teaches through the VCD
Program at IPFW. His other interests include bicycling, tennis, model railroading, aviation
and walking his two dogs.