Kris Hannssen

Kristina Hanssen is a Professor of Theatre at Sam Houston State University where she has been the resident costume designer/make up artist for the past 34 years.  Prior to arriving in Texas, she taught at Auburn University, University of Missouri-Columbia, and Colorado State University.  She has been a costumier for Missouri Repertory Theatre and Disney World.  She is also an active costume designer in the greater Houston area theatres designing shows over the past 18 seasons for Stages Repertory Theatre and past 6 seasons at Unity Theatre.   She was the President of USITT-SW 2011-2016.