- Yale University, Bachelor of Arts in English
Yale School of Drama, Master of Fine Arts
- Melina Root has thirty years of experience as a costume designer for both the stage and the screen, including That 70’s Show, 3rd Rock from the Sun, Brothers and Sisters, Guys with Kids, and Wayne's World 2. Root brings her extensive professional experience and knowledge to the Production Design program to complete the designers fundamental knowledge of the design process by the introduction to costume design. She holds a Master of Fine Arts in Costume Design from Yale University. Her industry affiliations include the Costume Designers Guild, IASTE local #892, and United Scenic Artists local 829.