Trent Kugler

Trent Kugler

Production Manager

Trent began working full time with the festival in 2020 after spending the previous 10 years working seasonally with CATF and serving as Technical Director for the departments of art, theater, and music at Shepherd University. He continues to serve at Shepherd as an adjunct instructor of technical theater. Trent obtained his BFA in Theater Design/Technology from Otterbein University. His interest in robotics and building small electronic contraptions resulted in his first published paper by USITT and a Tech Expo “Best in Show” award for his work A Realistic and Interactive LED Candle in 2015.