Resident Technical Director
Central Michigan University, B.F.A. | Joined WMU: 2005
Patrick Niemi comes to Western with over ten years of experience at The Goodman Theatre in Chicago, where he served as the Shop Foreman. At the Goodman, he oversaw scenic construction and shop safety for their season; he is also an accomplished carpenter and metalworker. Patrick holds a Journeyman’s card with The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Local #2 and holds a B.F.A. in Design and Technical Theatre from Central Michigan University.