Faculty and Staff

Jacque Wheeler

Jacque Wheeler

Professor of Theatre and Theatre & Dance Area Chair

MFA in Theatre Performance
Virginia Commonwealth University

MA in Theatre
Southern Illinois University

BA in Speech & Drama and English
College of St. Teresa

Phone  229-333-5820
jwheeler@valdosta.edu
Fine Arts Building, Room 2086B


Eric Nielsen

Eric Nielsen

Professor of Dance and Dance Program Coordinator

MFA in Modern Dance Choreography
University of Utah

BFA in Theatre Performance
University of Utah


H. Duke Guthrie

H. Duke Guthrie

Professor of Theatre

MFA in Performing Arts Management
Brooklyn College of the City University of New York

BFA in Theatre
Valdosta State College

BBA in Marketing
University of Georgia

Phone  229-333-5307
dguthrie@valdosta.edu
Fine Arts Building, Room 2086A


Catherine Schaeffer

Catherine Schaeffer

Professor of Dance

MFA in Dance Performance and Choreography
Arizona State University

Masters of Education Dance
Temple University

BS Art Education
Kutztown University


Esther Iverson

Assistant Professor and Costume Designer

MFA
Minnesota State University

BFA
Mankato State University

eliverson@valdosta.edu
Fine Arts Building, Room 2085; Costume Shop, Fine Arts Building, Room 1052

Office Hours
On leave for the 2014-2015 Academic Year


Sarah Arnett

Sarah Arnett

Assistant Professor of Dance

Master of Fine Arts in Modern Dance Choreography
University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Bachelor of Arts
Vanderbilt University


Karl B. Wildman

Karl B. Wildman

Assistant Professor of Theatre

MFA in Theatre Performance
University of Florida

BA in Theatre & Communications
State University of New York - Oswego

kbwildman@valdosta.edu
Fine Arts Building, Room 2086E


Ruth Brandvik

Ruth Brandvik

Assistant Professor of Theatre and Scene Designer

MFA in Scenic Design
Florida State University

BFA in Design/Technical Theatre
Eastern New Mexico University

Phone  229-333-5842
rabrandvik@valdosta.edu
Fine Arts Building, Room 2086C


Ree Seminole

Ree Seminole

Assistant Professor of Theatre and Technical Director

MFA in Technical Production
Florida State University

BA in Classical Languages & Technical Theatre
North Dakota State University

Phone  229-333-7142
rhseminole@valdosta.edu
Fine Arts Building, Room 2087; Scene Shop, Fine Arts Building, Room 1047


Michael Hadary

Michael Hadary

Temporary Instructor of Theatre in Musical Theatre Voice

MM in Vocal Performance in Musical Theatre
New York University

BM in Vocal Performance in Musical Theatre
James Madison University


Michael Hegarty

Michael Hegarty

Temporary Assistant Professor of Theatre

MFA in Theatre
Virginia Commonwealth University

MA in Speech and Theatre
Montclair State University

BA in English, Theatre Option
York College

Phone  229-219-1358
mjhegarty@valdosta.edu


Casey Watkins

Casey Watkins

Temporary Assistant Professor of Theatre and Costumer

MFA in Theatre
Southern Illinois University

BA in Theatre
North Carolina State University

lcwatkins@valdosta.edu
Fine Arts Building, Room 2085; Costume Shop, Fine Arts Building, Room 1052


Brooke Butler

Brooke Butler

Adjunct Instructor of Dance

BFA in Theatre, Dance Emphasis
Valdosta State University


Allison Shenton

Allison Shenton

Adjunct Instructor of Dance