Richard Kopp is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Graphics Technology for Purdue Polytechnic at New Albany. He earned a B.A. from Indiana University - Southeast and a M.F.A. from the University of Delaware. Prior to joining the faculty Richard worked as a publishing manager, assistant art director, and computer graphics artist. His current interests are in digital illustration, interactive media, video editing and digital painting. Professor Kopp began teaching for Purdue in 1994.
Starting in 2010 Professor Kopp became a board member and was the 2011-2013 Communications Officer for the Arts Council of Southern Indiana, New Albany, IN.
In October of 2013 Professor Kopp became a board member and web master for the Vintage Fire Museum in Jeffersonville, IN.