Beverly J. Seley


Member, ACCPAS Commission on Accreditation
Term ends June 2019

Beverly J. Seley is a professor of art and design, and area head of the Jewelry/Metalsmithing emphasis at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan. She served as chair of the Department of Art and Design for nine years. Professor Seley served NASAD as a member of the Board of Directors, Commission on Accreditation, and Committee on Ethics, as well as a visiting evaluator. She has co-chaired the Workshop for Visiting Evaluators on numerous occasions during NASAD Annual Meetings. Professor Seley has been active in university government at Grand Valley earning the award of Outstanding University Service in 2008 and was voted the Outstanding Educator in 1996 by the alumni. Her jewelry/metalwork has been shown throughout the United States, Europe, and Japan. She earned a Master of Fine Arts in Ceramics, a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics, and a Bachelor of Science in Human Ecology from Michigan State University. She completed a year of postgraduate work at Cranbrook Academy of Art.
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Posted December 2016