DeLisle Merrill is a theatre artist with roots in the Pacific Northwest. Her experience includes performance art, costume design, fine art, and teaching. DeLisle has a background of political and social-change driven theatre and street performance.  She is passionate about collaboration and believes in the responsibility of the artist to create meaningful and relevant art.  She received a Theatre BA from Western Washington University in 2010 with concentrations in both Acting and Costume Design and she graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with an MFA in Costume Design in 2015. She has since been designing and working as a milliner for regional theatre and opera in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.