Michael “Jonz” Jones (Scenic Designer) is excited to be returning to SSMT for a fourth year as a designer and his eleventh year on the technical staff. His previous work with SSMT includes Hairspray, Music Man, Pirates of Penzance and Little Shop of Horrors. When not working for Shenandoah University as the Dance Department Technical Director and Lighting Designer, Jonz works freelance as a designer for professional and educational theatres. Design credits include: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Spamalot, The Elephant Man (The Wakefield School). Professionally, he has designed several parade floats for Marvel, Moana, Toy Story: Disney On Ice, and The Next American Band as well as several NYC and Boston Pride Floats for Target, Choice Hotels, Marriott and for other service organizations participating in holiday parades. When not busy with work, Jonz spend his time with his family Mandy, Alex and Elora while his Jeep sits lonely in the garage waiting to go off-roading.