Anne E. McMills is a theatrical lighting designer. Her far-reaching career extends across the many facets of the lighting world—from theatre, including Broadway and the West End, to television and theme parks to architecture, industrials, concerts, award shows, dance, and opera. In addition to her own projects, Anne has worked extensively as a Broadway associate, mounting productions in the United States, the U.K., Japan, Australia, and Germany.

Anne achieved her MFA degree in Lighting Design from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and is a proud member of United Scenic Artists, Local 829.

Additionally, Anne is the Head of Lighting Design at San Diego State University and is also the author of The Assistant Lighting Designer’s Toolkit ( ) and 3D Printing Basics for Entertainment Design ( ).