Department Chair, Painting, Art Metals
Earned the BFA degree in Art Education from Sam Houston State in 1978 and the MFA in Painting and Drawing from Louisiana State University in 1983. He served as the Visual Arts Co-Director at the Cultural Activities Center in Temple prior to teaching at UMHB. He and his wife, Marilyn raised their two children in an 1850’s Texas Victorian style home near Belton which has been in their family for over eighty years. Hershall grew up in South Texas and has kept his sense of belonging to the land integral to his art.