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School of Technology

Grinstead Building, Room 009
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4439
Fax: 660.543.4578
Email: Dr. Doug Koch

Keli Geisendorfer


Educational Background

  • MA (2011). University of Central Missouri - Career and Technology Education
  • BS (2009). University of Central Missouri - Fashion: Textiles and Clothing in Business


Employment History

  • 2012 - Present  Full-time Faculty Instructor - University of Central Missouri
  • 2010 - 2011  Faculty Adjunct - University of Central Missouri
  • 2009  Sales Associate/Intern - Maurices
  • 2007-2009  Sales Associate - Goody’s Family Clothing


Membership in Professional & Scientific Societies

  • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Association for Career and Technical Education (2011-2012)
  • Missouri Association for Career and Technical Education (2011-2012)


Certifications and Licenses

  • Missouri FACS Teacher Certification (Pending)


Courses Taught


FAME 1445 Freshmen Seminar in Fashion FAME 2450 Textile and Apparel Fabrication II
FAME 1450 Fundamentals of Apparel Design and Construction FAME 3434 Fashion History of Costume
FAME 2425 Apparel Quality Analysis FAME 3445 Junior Seminar in Fashion
FAME 2442 Textile Science FAME 4433 International Apparel Technology
FAME 2445 Sophomore Seminar in Fashion  

Grants and Funded Projects (last five years)

Geisendorfer, K. (2012 & 2013) Scholarly Activity Fund. University of Central Missouri. Awarded: $600

Professional Presentations (last five years)

  • Geisendorfer, K., Abner, M. (2013). Embracing Social Media to Enhance Learning in the Changing Classroom Environment. AAFCS National Conference and Expo, Houston, TX.
  • Geisendorfer, K. (2013). Farm Chic. AAFCS National Conference and Expo, Houston, TX. (clothing design and abstract).
  • Geisendorfer, K. (2012). Weaving Leadership in the Classroom. AAFCS National Conference and Expo, Indianapolis, IN. (clothing design and abstract submitted, not accepted).
  • Perrin, B., Alkire, L., Abner, M., Geisendorfer, K. (2012). Passion for Green Fashion. MO-ACTE State Conference, Springfield, MO.
  • Perrin B., Alkire, L., Abner, M., Geisendorfer, K. (2011). Building a Sustainability initiative in CTE programs. ACTE National Convention, St. Louis, MO.