Kevin Hurley

Department Head


Kevin earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Illinois Institute of Art Chicago, where he focused on 3D modeling and animation.


Kevin worked in the video game industry at Chicago’s own Midway Games (now NetherRealm Studios), and has helped ship titles such as Mortal Kombat vs DC Universe, NBA Ballers 2 and 3, Blitz the League II, Stranglehold, and more. Kevin also volunteered with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago, where he served as a youth mentor for over 7 years.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Enjoys traveling with his wife, some highlights including touring the Roman Colosseum and attending the annual Flower Festival in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
  • Loves exploring the city and visiting dog parks with his yellow lab, Cooper.
  • Plays and watches basketball, and will talk NBA with any fellow basketball fans.