Julie Potter is the new Professor of Costume Design in the theatre department. She holds a B.A. in Apparel Design from Western Washington University, and an M.F.A. in Costume Design from Boston University. Julie has been designing for the past 15 years, starting as a women's sportswear designer for Eddie Bauer. Since moving to the East coast she has designed in Boston, New York, and Florida. Most recently, she has spent the last 6 years designing and teaching in Allentown and Bethlehem, Pa.