Laurel Walford has been the Costume Shop Supervisor for the Department of Theatre and Dance since 1989. Besides overseeing the construction of all costumes for departmental productions, Laurel is also the instructor for many of the costume construction classes offered at SUNY Fredonia. She is the resident designer for Playground Summer Theatre Camp, the Hillman Opera, and the Graduation Eve Pops Concert.
Professionally; Laurel worked several years as the Costume Shop Supervisor for the Chautauqua Theatre Company. She has worked as a Draper/Technician for The Utah Shakepearean Festival, Shakespeare in Delaware Park, and numerous other theatre companies in and around Western New York.
Laurel is a member of USITT and proudly holds a BA from SUNY Fredonia.