Elpitha Tsoutsounakis portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Design
  • Assistant Professor, Multi-disciplinary Design Division

Professional Service

  • International Dark Sky Association. 2019 - present
  • Cornerstone Capital Campaign Vice Chair, Greek Orthodox Community of Salt Lake City. 2019 - present
  • Friends of Cedar Mesa. 2019 - present
  • Yellowstone Forever. 2018 - present
  • Entity: Digital Matters Steering Group member. 2016 - present
  • Entity: NOW-ID Board Chair. 2015 - 2016
  • Role: Architectural Consultant And Outreach Chair. Entity: Greek Orthodox Community of Greater Salt Lake Downtown Campus Building Committee. 2014 - present
  • Entity: AIGA Salt Lake Design Week Chair. 2014 - 2015
  • Entity: AIGA Salt Lake Vice-President. 2013 - 2015

Internal Service

  • University Public Art Advisory Committee. 2020 - present. service.
  • Faculty Senate Personnel & Elections Committee. 2020 - present. service.
  • Fall Design Exhibit Planning and Coordination. 2019 - 2019. service.
  • MDD Tenure Line Search Committee. Chair, 2019 - present. service.
  • Academic Senate. Senator, 2019 - present. service.
  • 70/50 Committee. Committee Member, 2019 - present. service.
  • MDD Tenure Line Search Committee. Committee Member, 2018 - 2019. service.
  • Design Foundations Coordinating Council. Committee Member, 2018 - present. service.
  • Undergraduate Studies Fall 2014 Retreat. Design And Facilitator, 2014 - 2014. service.
  • Bennion Community Engaged Student Advisory Committee. Faculty Advisor, 2014 - 2015. service.
  • MDD Curriculum Committee. Chair, 2014 - present. service.
  • MDD Outreach Committee. Chair, 2014 - present. service.
  • School of Architecture, Academic Culture Committee. Member, 2012 - 2014. service.
  • School of Architecture, Curriculum Committee. Member, 2011 - 2014. service.
  • School of Architecture Admissions. Portfolio Advisor, 2010 - 2014. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Finalist for Innovation Award in General Education. University of Utah , 2014
  • DesignArts Utah '14. Utah Division of Arts and Museums, 2014
  • Greek America's 40 under 40. Greek America Foundation, 2014
  • DesignArts Utah '13. Utah Arts Council, 2013

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