Work experience

Work experience
Sep 2007 - Present

Theatre Manager

The University of Memphis
  • ACAD 1100-014, Instructor
  • University Center Communication & Marketing Committee, Chair
  • Assistant Manager Search Committee, Chair
  • “Memphis in May” Student Activities Conference Decoration Committee, Chair
  • Freshman Convocation Committee, Member
  • Black History Month Committee, Member
  • Indiana Professional Development Seminar, Student

Managed a 900 seat proscenium stage theatre facility as well as 15 student workers and 1 full-time staff, organized campus-wide events, coordinated special events with students, faculty & staff, community members and corporate clients, managed accounts payable and accounts receivable for the Michael D. Rose Theatre and University Center, managed $120,000.00 yearly budget.

Aug 2009 - Present

Drama Teacher

Mountain Ridge Middle School
  • Drama Program, Director
  • Thespian Troupe #88933 Sponsor
  • Technical Theatre Club, Sponsor
  • Healthy Schools Team, Member

Taught 7th and 8th grade Drama as well as directed the student plays and chartered Mountain Ridge’s chapter of the International Thespian Society. 

Aug 2006 - May 2007

6-8 Theatre & Speech Teacher

Campbell Middle School
  • Theatre Arts Program, Co-Director
  • Alternative Learning Center, Mentor
  • National Junior Forensics League Speech and Debate Team, Head Coach
  • Cy-Ridge Assistant Speech & Debate Team, Coach
  • Cy-Falls Speech & Debate Team, Contract Coach

Taught 6th grade Theatre Arts Rotation, Intermediate Theatre Arts, Communication Applications and Intermediate Communication Applications as well as directed the student plays and chartered Campbell’s chapter of The National Junior Forensics League. Coached students who advanced to National Forensics League national competition.

Aug 2005 - May 2006

9-12 Theatre, Speech & Debate Teacher

Bryan High School
  • Forensics Program, Director
  • UIL One Act Play, Artistic Director

Taught Communication Applications, Theatre I, Oratory and Advanced Theatre as well as recruited and coached the forensics team and directed the UIL One Act Play. Responsible for coaching a young speech team, taking them to out-of-town tournaments, selecting UIL Prose and Poetry pieces and taking students to the Texas Forensics Association State Competition to compete.

Jan 2003 - May 2005

9-12 Technical Theatre Teacher

A&M Consolidated High School
  • Theatre Arts Program, Technical Director
  • Tiger Theatre Complex, Scheduling Manager
  • Texas State Thespians Troupe #919, Co-Sponsor
  • Warped Improv Troupe, Director
  • Texas State Adult Advisory Board, International Thespian Society, Member
  • Texas State Thespian Festival Techie Competition, Coordinator (2004)
  • Texas A&M University Young Playwright’s Camp, Counselor (Summer 2004)

Managed all events for the Tiger Theatre Complex , taught one section of Technical Theatre and Advanced Technical Theatre, and co-directed the main stage productions as well as UIL One Act Play.





Set Design & Construction

Computer Literacy

Windows/Mac, MS Office Suite, CorelDraw

Publicity & Advertising

Lighting & Sound Design




Professional License

The Colorado Department of Education
Feb 2013 - Present

Apple Award Nominee

Mountain Ridge Middle School
Mar 2007 - Aug 2012

Out of State Teacher

Tennessee Department of Education
Feb 2005 - Apr 2008

Classroom Teacher

Texas State Board for Education
Jan 2003 - Apr 2008

Educational Aide III

Texas State Board for Education