Kazmerzak has been an Art Educator since 1986. He began his teaching career in SE Iowa at the Cardinal School District in Eldon, Iowa, where he taught K-8 for six years before moving to Indianola, Iowa where he taught middle school art for four years. Since 1996 he has been teaching Ceramics, Sculpture, Photography classes at the high school. In addition to his public school career Kazmerzak has taught Ceramics at Simpson College beginning in 1999. Over the years he has been a practicing artist, taking on several commissions working mainly with the clay medium.