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Faculty & Staff

The theatre faculty offers a rich diversity of theatrical knowledge, experiences and interests. Rigorously committed to art and exploration, the theatre faculty is active, caring, and dedicated to helping each and every student discover and develop their own artistic talents and interests. Our faculty possess a wide range of directing, acting, voice, movement and design techniques and have skills and experience in performance art and puppet theatre.

Full-time Faculty and Staff
Colette Searls
Department Chair, Associate Professor
Eric Abele
Associate Chair, Lecturer, Costume Design
Nyalls Hartman
Associate Professor
Alan Kreizenbeck
Associate Professor
Joan Larkins Mather
Senior Lecturer, Costume Shop Supervisor
Susan McCully
Assistant Professor
Adam Mendelson
Senior Lecturer, Lighting and Sound Design
Eve Muson
Associate Professor
Chelsea Pace
Assistant Professor
Samantha Paradis
Assistant Production Manager/Stage Management Coordinator
Sally Rath
Assistant Costume Shop Manager
Greggory Schraven
Lecturer, Production Manager/Technical Director 
Nate Sinnott
Assistant Professor
Lynn Watson
Evan McDougall
Assistant Technical Director/Master Electrician
Adjunct Faculty
Susan Stroupe Gerrad Alex Taylor Christa Ladny Tara Cariaso
Emeritus Faculty

Wendy Salkind
Emeritus Professor

Xerxes Mehta
Emeritus Professor

Emeritus Professional Staff
Terry Cobb
Emeritus Professional Associate Staff
Office Staff
Laurie Newton
Program Management Specialist
Kabira Barlow
Administrative Assistant