Our People

Christina Davis

Director, Plaster Center – Innovation Studio


Christina Davis has acted as a Director for the School of Science and Engineering (SSE) at the University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC) since 2010. Christina’s responsibilities include building relationships with companies, professional organizations and fellow educational institutions to identify and execute new program opportunities, both domestic and international. She is currently serving in the role as Director of the Innovation Studio, housed within the Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise and Research Center, a $32m research and learning facility opened in October 2021.

Brian Kanoy

Fabrication Studio Manager

Brian C. Kanoy is the Fabrication Studio Manager and also runs the 3D Print Lab. Brian is a certified aircraft mechanic and lifelong fabricator, supporting the Innovation Studio with his wide experience gained in a diverse array of fields. Brian can help with training or assistance in tool use and techniques, along with consultation on construction of your prototype or design.

Michael Eichenseer

AR/VR Coordinator