Tamryn McDermott (MA, 2005) currently teaches sculpture as an adjunct professor at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. In 2015, McDermott received an MFA in fibers and sculpture from the University of Missouri. In 2005, McDermott completed an MA in Art History and Arts Administration at Tyler School of Art, Temple University where she also received a BFA in Sculpture and Painting. McDermott has exhibited her artwork at the Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA; University of St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO; and the Crane Arts, Ice Box Project Space, Philadelphia, PA, among many others. McDermott was the Fiber Artist-in-Residence at the Craft Alliance in St. Louis, MO in 2015. She was Director of Admissions for Tyler School 2016-18, and now works for Penn State.