Karyn D. Lawrence is a theatrical lighting designer based in Southern California. She earned her Master of Fine Arts Degree from the University of California, Irvine in lighting design in 2012. In addition to Fugitive Kind, Karyn has been designing for companies such as the University of California Irvine, South Coast Repertory, Great River Shakespeare Festival, California State University LA, Southern Utah University, Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble, and Sacred Fools. She was recently hired as a lighting designer for Radiance Lightworks, an architectural and event lighting company based in Los Angeles. Karyn was the 2012 recipient of the iSquint Student Design Competition Award, and is currently the resident lighting designer for Fugitive Kind, Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble, and Sage Hill High School. Her work has also been seen in Italy, Poland, the Czech Republic, and Romania.