Faculty & Staff

 

Faculty

Jayme Host, Director of School, Professor of Dance
Trent Blanton, Associate Professor of Theatre
Amanda Pinkham Brown, Teaching Assistant Professor of Theatre
Jill Matarelli Carlson, Professor of Theatre
John Carlson, Teaching Associate Professor of Theatre
Bryan Conger, Assistant Director of School, Assistant Professor of Theatre
Teal Darkenwald, Associate Professor of Dance
Lisanne Shaffer Dickerson, Theatre Ed & Theatre for Young Audiences Area Coordinator, Assistant Professor of Theatre
John Dixon, Associate Professor of Dance
Jessica Doyle-Mekkes, Musical Theatre Area Coordinator, Teaching Assistant Professor of Theatre
Jared Eben, Instructional Consultant, Musical Director, Performance Artist
Tommi Galaska, Dance Area Coordinator, Teaching Associate Professor of Dance
Haley Grannon, Instructional Consultant, Entertainment Design & Production
Sayward Grindley, Teaching Assistant Professor of Dance
Austin Jones, Acting Area Coordinator, Associate Professor of Theatre
Dirk Lumbard, Teaching Instructor of Dance
Timothy Lynch, Teaching Assistant Professor of Dance
Dr. Jen-Scott Mobley, B.A. Theatre Arts Area Coordinator, Associate Professor of Theatre
Nolan O'Dell, Teaching Assistant Professor of Entertainment Design & Production
Jeni Parker, Associate Professor of Entertainment Design & Production
Reid Parker, Associate Professor of Entertainment Design & Production
Courtney Rasor, Stage Management Area Coordinator, Teaching Assistant Professor of Entertainment Design & Production
Dan Rutzen, Teaching Instructor of Theatre, Performance Artist
Michael Shoaf, Assistant Professor of Entertainment Design & Production
Rebecca Simon, Assistant Professor of Theatre
Delta Childers-Smith, Entertainment Design & Production Area Coordinator, Assistant Professor of Entertainment Design & Production
Jessica Teague, Assistant Director of School, Assistant Professor of Dance

Staff


Emeriti
  • Robert Alpers, MFA, Associate Professor Emeritus
  • Donald Biehn, MFA, Associate Professor Emeritus
  • Robert Caprio, MFA, Associate Professor Emeritus
  • Charles Joseph Carow, Associate Professor Emeritus
  • Dawn Clark, EdD, Associate Professor Emerita
  • F. Leonard Darby, MFA, Associate Professor Emeritus
  • Tracy Donohue, MFA, Associate Professor Emerita
  • Carol Pendergrast, MFA, Associate Professor Emerita
  • Patricia L. Pertalion, MFA, Associate Professor Emerita
  • Jeffrey B. Phipps, MFA, Professor Emeritus
  • Clarine Powell, MEd, Teaching Instructor Emerita
  • G. Douglas Ray, MFA, Associate Professor Emeritus
  • Natalie Stewart, MFA, Associate Professor Emerita
  • Patricia Weeks, MFA, Associate Professor Emerita
  • Patricia “Patch” Clark, MFA, Professor Emerita
  • Gregory Funaro, MFA, Professor Emeritus

In Memoriam
  • Edgar R. Loessin, MFA, Professor Emeritus
  • Mavis Ray, Professor Emerita
  • John Shearin, MFA, Honorary Professor Emeritus
  • Helen Vane Steer, PhD, Associate Professor Emerita