Board of Visitors

The Board of Visitors for the School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies' was created in the academic year 2015-2016. Members of the Board serve as advisors and advocates for our students and the School’s programs, and we are grateful for their energy, excellent advice and feedback, and their time. Our Board members are:

John C. Ford, Chair (BA Speech & Dramatic Arts ‘64) with his wife, Sandra Poster​

Heidi A. Onkst

Abigail N. Bortnick (BA Theatre '03)


Julio M. Espinoza-Sokal (BA Theatre '05)


Jennifer A. Katz-Burk (BA Dance '02)

Jason M. Aufdem-Brinke (BA Theatre '00)

Adam Shapiro (BA Theatre '02)

Marchlena Rodgers (MFA Design '16)