Johnna is an Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre at Ball State University, where she teaches voice and is music director for Ball State’s two cabaret classes, one for underclassmen, and the senior cabaret, directed by multiple Tony Award winning artist and Ball State faculty member, Sutton Foster, and Broadway music director, Michael Rafter. She is also a music director for The Discovery New Musical Theatre Festival, produced by Ball State. She music directed and assisted with the continuing development of the most recent winning submission from the festival, which was performed in the university’s 2015-16 season. This world premiere production, Mad World: A New Musical, was chosen as a regional finalist for the Kennedy Center-American Collegiate Theatre Festival, and received national recognition from The Kennedy Center, earning multiple awards, including Outstanding Production of a New or Devised Work and Distinguished Production of a Musical. Johnna is a proud member of Actors’ Equity Association and National Association of Teachers of Singing.  She dedicates this performance to her loves back home, Paul, Franny, and Angie.