Kizito Maria Kasule is the founding director of NIAAD (2009), a private art institution which offers diplomas and certificates in Art and Design, and currently the Dean of the Margret Trowell School of Industrial and Fine Art, Makerere University. A graduate of Makerere University, Kizito holds a PhD in Art History and MAFA in sculpture (Makerere University) and an MFA in painting from the Burren College of Art, National University of Ireland Galway. From 2010-2014, Kizito was the chair Department of Fine Art at Makerere University. His teaching career extends to over 20 years.
Kizito has attended several artists in residence program worldwide. He sits on several Education boards of governs and is the founder of Dembe primary school in Masaka. He has exhibited widely in Africa, Europe, North America, and also in Israel. His mission is to transform lives of the disadvantaged youth, single mothers and children through Art and Design Education.