Faculty and Staff


Stanton Davis
Specialist in Voice and Speech

Alexander Gelman
Distinguished Engagement Professor
Head of MFA Acting

Kay Martinovich
Head of Performance
Head of BFA Acting

Bethany Mangum-Oles
Voice and Movement

Frankie DiCiaccio
Performance and History, Literature and Criticism

Matt O'Brien

Emily Vitrano
Acting and Movement


Richard Grund
Ballet, Male Technique, Partnering, Dance History, Dance Pedagogy

Jennifer Ingle-Grund
Ballet and Pointe

Marc Macaranas
Modern Dance, Jazz, Choreography Head of Dance

Michel Rodriguez Cintra
Modern Dance and Circus Arts

Sarita Smith Childs
Ballet, Modern Dance, Analysis and Pedagogy of Dance

Design and Technology

David Doherty
Properties Director

Jeremy W. Floyd
Costume Design and Technology
Director of Graduate Studies

Lori Hartenhoff
Costume Technology

Chris Kurszewski
Master Electrician

Tracy Nunnally
Technical Director
Head of Design and Technology

Elizabeth Galba
Costume Technology

Sahin Sahinoglu
Scene Design

Adam Rager
Scenery Shop Supervisor

Brandon Wardell
Lighting Design

History, Literature, and Criticism

Gibson Cima
Head of BA in Theatre Studies
History, Literature, and Criticism

Robert Schneider
History, Literature, and Criticism


Roxanna Conner
Director, School of Theatre and Dance
Associate Professor

Richard Grund
Assistant Director, School of Theatre and Dance

Lorri Marshall
Office Administrator

Stephanie Sailer
Academic Advisor