Alabama State University, Montgomery/Alabama, MFA, 1992
Illinois State University, Normal,Illinois, MFA Theatre, Douglas Harris/Cal Pritner/Jean Scharfenberg/Patrick O'gara, 1989
Columbia College, Chicago, Acting/Voice/Camera/Directing/Stage Combat
BA completed---Randy Arney/Tom Erwin/Alan Wilder/Sheldon Pantinkin/Norm Holly/Jeff Perry
Richard Brander Studio, Los Angeles, Acting, Richard Brander, 2011
Scene class/sharpen skills
Second City--Players Workshop, Chicago, Improv, Marty Du-Matt, 1983
John Swanbeck, Los Angeles, John Swanbeck, 2010
Worked with John-working director/on-camera class
Jamison Haase, Los Angeles, On-camera/audition techniques, Jamison Hasse, 2010
I took Holly Powell's on-camera/audition techniques course and she mentioned me in her book!
Holly Powell On-camera, Los Angeles, Holly Powell, 2006
Trained in his class for 1 and 1/2 years--
Will Wallace , Los Angeles, Acting Class, Will Wallace, 2008
I took Holly Powell's on-camera course and she mentioned that she was going to put me into her book.
Mark Sikes, Los Angeles, Acting for the camera, Mark Sikes, 2005
I worked in his class for 9 months.
Lindsay Crouse, Pacific Palisades, Acting/Writing , Lindsay Crouse, 2006
I did written scenes and wrote my own as well--Lindsay was great!
Mayor Daley Award, Merit Scholarship Award, 1980
Irene Ryan Nominee, Acting Nomination, 1988
Outstanding Teacher Award, Appreciation award, 2009
I was given this award by the principal and teachers of Arminta school--I also received an award for my children making and surpassing our reading/math goals.
Outstanding Teacher Appreciation Award, Tony Cardenas, 2006
The councilman for the 6th district gave me this award.
Theater, Radio, Voice Over, Internet, Television, Live-action, Industrial, Commercial, Music Video, Film