Laurel Walford received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre Arts from SUNY Fredonia in 1980. She has been the Costume Shop Supervisor since 1989. Prior to working at Fredonia, she was the store manager for JoAnn Fabrics. She has worked in the capacities of costumer and stage manager for the D & F Players, Assistant Stage Manager for Studio Arena Theatre In Buffalo, and company stage manager for the Augusta Opera Company, Augusta, GA. She has practical experience in costuming, set construction, lighting and properties. Laurel is a member of the American Theatre Association.