Bradley Jessop is currently serving Acting Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Science’s and as Director of the School of Fine Arts at East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma. He joined the faculty at ECU in 1990. Bradley holds a B.F.A. in Printmaking and a M.A. in Painting from Emporia State University, and an Ed.D. from Oklahoma State University. He has participated in over 100 regional, national and international exhibitions, won several major awards and his work is in private and public collections in Dallas-Fort Worth, Minneapolis, Kansas City, San Francisco and Los Angeles. In 2016 he was featured in exhibits in Australia, New Zealand and Belgium. His work is based on his memories and the conflicting roles associated with contemporary life as manifested through decayed billboards and roadside advertisements.