Jayme Mellema has been the resident scenic designer for NC State University's University Theatre for 10 years. He has his M.F.A. in Scenic Design ('07) from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. Elsewhere he has designed productions for The Peabody Opera Institute at Johns Hopkins University, The North Carolina Theatre Conservatory, The Princeton Festival, Wolftrap Opera, Duke University, Guilford College, The Children's Theatre of Charlotte, UNCSA, The A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute, The Summer Performance Festival at Festival Park; Manteo NC, and Calvin College. He has also directed and co-directed productions at NC State, and is also a professional scenic artist.