Jefferson Godard is a contemporary curator, gallery director, educator, trained architect, and now the new Gallery Manager for ShiftSpace at Wichita State University. Prior to joining WSU, Godard was a Curator at the Salina Art Center, and from 2012 to 2020; and Founder and Director of Aspect/Ratio, a contemporary art gallery based in Chicago. He has curated video art based exhibitions at venues including UIC Gallery 400, C33 Gallery Chicago, the Chicago Architecture Biennial, Terrain Biennial, EXPO Chicago, Nice and Fit Gallery in Berlin, and Shane Campbell Gallery in Chicago. Godard also serves as an adjunct faculty member of Columbia College Chicago where he teaches Art & Art History and Interior Architecture.