Maribeth Hite (Vice President) retired from Troika Entertainment in 2008. This ended a 30 year career as Costume Director for several organizations including Troika, the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis and Center Theatre Group (Mark Taper Forum and Ahmanson Theatre) in Los Angeles. Maribeth also taught Costuming at the University of Denver, University of Texas-Austin, University of Delaware-Newark and the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandise. She uses her technical costuming/sewing skills to create functional art for a crafts business: Crazy Quilts by Maribeth. Maribeth has a BA in Theatre from University of Colorado and an MA in Theatrical Costume Design from University of New Orleans.