Holly Alford

Assistant Dean

Senior Director for the Performing Arts and Design

Director of Inclusion and Equity

Dean’s Office

Holly Alford is the VCUarts Assistant Dean, as well as the Senior Director for the Performing Art and Design, and the Director of Inclusion and Equity. She works directly with the dean of VCUarts, and serves as a liaison to the vice president for inclusive excellence at VCU. In her role, Alford strives to ensure that a diversity of cultures, views and experiences are fostered by the environment of VCUarts and our greater VCU community. Alford earner her MFA in theatre – costume design from VCUarts, her Associate of Applied Science degree in fashion from the Fashion Institute of Technology, and her Bachelor’s degree in theatre from the University of Virginia.