Sarah Jo Monaghan, MFA

Assistant Professor, Costume Design & Technology


Sarah Jo Monaghan was raised in the rain soaked forests of the Pacific Northwest. She is a Costume Designer, Cutter/Draper and Educator.  She holds a Bachelors Degree in Costume Design & Garment Technology from Western Washington University, Fairhaven Interdisciplinary College and a Post Graduate Certification in Creative Pattern Cutting from the University of the Arts, London College of Fashion and an MFA in Costume Design from the University of California, Irvine.

Sarah’s experiences includes a variety of disciplines including Fashion, Repertory Theatre, Opera, Circus and Burlesque.

She is an enthusiastic baker of pies and notorious for leaving a trail of pins in her wake.