Texas Tech University

Meet the Associate Directors

kyla olson

Associate Director of Students

Kyla Olson is an Associate Professor of Practice in the School of Theatre and Dance at Texas Tech University. She currently serves as the Head of Dance and is the faculty advisor for Chi Tau Epsilon, a philanthropic dance student organization.


mallory prucha

Associate Director of Curricular Matters

Mallory Prucha is an Associate Professor of Costume Design and Head of the Design Area at Texas Tech University School of Theatre & Dance. Joining the TTU faculty in 2018, she received early tenure and promotion in the Fall of 2022. 


jared roberts

Associate Director of Production

Jared Roberts is the Assistant Professor of Scenic and Performance Design.