Director of Operations
Christopher “Dinkus” Deane is the director of operations for the VCUarts Dean’s Office. He has been a construction foreman on several films, including the Steven Spielberg production of Lincoln, and has worked as a scenic and set dresser for more than 22 years. He has also served as an adjunct faculty member at VCU, and won the Dean’s Outstanding Achievement Award in 2018. Deane earned his MFA in sculpture and BFA in painting and printmaking from VCUarts.