William   Winkler
Instructor of Digital Arts
School of the Arts
Department of Art & Design
115 Swearingen Hall
wwinkler@samford.edu
205-726-4114
William Winkler, affectionately known as Wink, is a digital artist, creative director and instructor in the Department of Art in the Division of Art and Design. Wink has worked for numerous companies large and small in his field. With 15 years of industry experience in Games, Movies, and TV he brings real-world education to life. Wink most recently worked on Sesame Street for Theory Studios as a Senior VFX Artist. When he is not in the studio or classroom, Wink enjoys spending time with his wife and two kids,  playing games, building cars, and woodworking.