Bryon is a professor of design and Director of Theatre for the Department of Theatre Arts at the University of Iowa. He has designed lighting and scenery for theatre, dance, and corporate events. This includes over 40 premiere productions of new plays.
His theatre design work has been seen at Portland Stage Company, Trinity Rep, Theatre de la Jeune Lune, Axis Theatre, Intersection for the Arts, Miranda Theatre Company, Utah Musical Theatre, Cornell College, Middlebury College, Riverside Theatre and Iowa Summer Rep.
Bryon is a recipient of a Collegiate Teaching Award.