Jennifer Rissler

Chief Academic Officer; Accreditation Liaison Officer

Jennifer is Chief Academic Officer (CAO) and the Accreditation Liaison Officer at the San Francisco Art Institute. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the College Art Association (CAA) and Chair Emerita of the Committee on Women in the Arts of CAA. Jennifer is President Emerita of ArtTable, Inc., the leading national nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing women's professional leadership in the visual arts. She is also a trustee of the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Skowhegan, Maine. Jennifer lectures frequently on the topic of assessment within fine arts curricula for the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design and the College Art Association. A PhD candidate in Philosophy, Aesthetics, and Visual Studies at the Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts, she holds a master’s of humanities from  the University of Richmond.