EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts Degree

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon, Ohio

MAJOR:  Music 

TRACK:  Church Music 

APPLIED STUDIES:  Composing, Voice, Percussion

COURSES INCLUDE:  Music Theory - Music History - Choral Arranging and Orchestration - Sight Singing and Ear Training - Piano - Teaching Elementary School Music - Intro To Church Music - Music In The Western World - Hymnology - Intro To Conducting - Advanced Choral Conducting - Advanced Instrumental Conducting 

ENSEMBLE CREDITS:  

     Collegians Chorale.............Baritone Bass/Percussion

     Treble Singers......................Percussion

     Wind Ensemble...................Percussion/Trombone

     Brass Choir...........................Trombone

     Percussion Ensemble..........Percussion

     Pep Band..............................Quad Toms/Trombone

MINOR:  Drama

COURSES INCLUDE:  Intro to Acting - Play Production - Persuasion - Acting Practicum - Stagecraft Practicum - Small Group Communication - World Literature - Technical Theater 

PERFORMANCE CREDITS:

     "A Private Affair"..........................................The Thin Man

     "Who's That Knocking At My Door"..........Max

     "Mr. Winkler's Birthday Party".....................Ralph

     "A Mad Breakfast"........................................Mr. Hill

     

OTHER CREDITS:

     "Postponing the Heat Death of the Universe".....Director

     "The Imaginary Invalid"..............................Stage Manager

     "Shut and Bar The Door".....................Lighting Technician

Masters of Science Degree

Full Sail University

Winter Park, FL

MAJOR:  Entertainment Business

COURSES INCLUDE:  

Mastery: Personal Development and Leadership

Executive Leadership

Project and Team Management

Business Storytelling and Brand Development

Entertainment Business Finance

Digital Marketing

Negotiation and Deal Making

Product and Artist Management

Advanced Entertainment Law

Entertainment Media Publishing and Distribution

Business Plan Development

Final Project:  Business Plan

Master of Fine Arts Degree

Full Sail University

Winter Park, FL

MAJOR:  Creative Writing

COURSES INCLUDE:

The Art of Visual Storytelling

Character Creation and Development

Script Analysis and Criticism

Episodic and Serial Writing

Creative Writing Portfolio I

Writing for Film and Animation

Writing for Games

Multimedia Adaptation

Advanced Visual Storytelling

Creative Writing Portfolio II

The Business of Creative Writing

Graduate Classes in Education

Concordia University

Portland, OR

MAJOR:  Education Leadership

COURSES INCLUDE:

Character/Ethics of Leadership

Theories of Teaching/Learning

Community of Learners

Contemporary Educational Thought

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