Has been involved in acting, directing and teaching acting for over 50 years. and has a Ph.D. in Performance Studies from the University of Utah.
He was Professor of Theatre at Emporia State University for 27 years and is currently Adjunct Instructor at the Department of Theatre, University of Utah.
Directed over seventy plays and musicals for University, Regional, and Community Theatre including the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. In addition, Ron has had roles in over fifty stage plays and musicals.