MFA Acting, Rutgers University
Designated Linklater Teacher
Certified Teacher of Knight-Thompson Speechwork
National Michael Chekhov Teaching Candidate
Assistant Professor at University of Florida. Other Teaching faculties have included: University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Virginia Commonwealth University MFA Voice and Speech Pedagogy Program, The Actor's Studio at Pace University MFA program, Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts BFA program, NYU Tisch School of the Arts CAP21, Circle in the Square Theatre School, Maggie Flanigan Acting Studio, The Linklater Center for Voice and Language, LLC, Penny Templeton Acting Studio, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, University of Northern Iowa, and served as the Director in Residence at Shakespeare's Globe London for Mason Gross School of the Arts in 2003. Further workshops and training institutions: LAByrinth Theater Company, NYC; Childsplay Inc. Tempe, Arizona; Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival Cold Spring, NY. Founding member, actor, and teacher of Theatre Lila in NYC. Other regional acting and vocal coaching credits include: American Players Theatre, Illinois Shakespeare, Montana Shakespeare in the Parks, Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre, Playwrights Horizons, Berkshire Theatre Festival, Mile Square Theater, Theatre LILA, Henley Street/Richmond Shakespeare, Amphibian Productions, Colonial Theater, and Childsplay, AZ.Additional Research includes working as an affiliate faculty member with the MCV International Dentist Program, teaching accent empowerment workshops to foreign-born doctors, conducting interdisciplinary voice workshops in the Middle East, and 2014-15 TedXRVA Speaker Coaching.