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B.A., Heidelberg University
M.F.A., Northwestern University

Roxanne Amico is the chair of performing arts. Roxanne has been the stage designer for over 150 productions with hundreds of original designs in the areas of scenery, costumes and lighting. Serving as the chair of performing arts for many years, Roxanne has also served as the dean of faculty, dean of academic services and acting provost. She also co-chaired the development of the Freshman Year Experience, a program to help first-year students get involved on campus.

Roxanne teaches theatre history, costume design, lighting design, set design, history of fashion, and in the college Honors Program.

Roxanne is a member of the United Scenic Artist Local 829 and United States Institute of Theater Technology.