MFA/Acting: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Professional Theatre Training Program

Susan Sweeney and Penelope Court (speech and voice), Mikko Viherjuirri (mask),

Sandy Robbins and Leslie Reidel (acting and text), Paul Roche (poetic text),

Jewel Walker and Tadashi Suzuki (acting and movement),

John Broome (period movement), Heinz-Uwe Haus (Brecht)

BFA/Acting: Florida State University 

Voice & Text: Catherine Fitzmaurice (Fitzmaurice Voice Method),

Patsy Rodenburg (Shakespeare)

H.B. Studio/NY:  Acting, Speech, Movement


I'm not a teacher: only a fellow traveler of whom you asked the way.

I pointed ahead - ahead of myself as well as you.    -G. B. Shaw



University of North Georgia

Professor of Theatre 2010-Present

Voice & Speech, Suzuki Movement, Directing

University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater B.F.A. Acting Program

Professional Appointment in Voice and Speech 2002-2010

Voice & Speech, Period Styles  

Emory University

Lecturer in Theatre 1997-2002

Voice & Speech

Workshops and Master Classes

Graduate level classes taught for The Guthrie Experience, American Players Theatre Apprentice Program, The Children's Theatre Apprentice Program and the Alliance Theatre Acting Intern Program.  Workshops taught for many other organizations including Columbia University, Florida State University, Southeastern Theatre Conference and The Dramatists Guild.