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1989 M.F.A. Modern Dance Choreography and Dance History, University of Utah
1982 B.F.A. Modern Dance, University of Utah
1979 A.A. Modern Dance, Cabrillo College

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Motion Capture, Access Grid Video Conferencing Technology, Teaching, Choreography, Performance, Dance History, Somatic Education, Digital Photography, Film Editing, DVD Authoring, Digital Media Production, Acting, Administration, Technical Theatre, Costume Design and Construction


Dance Technique - Extensive
1985-1989 University of Utah
Modern Dance Technique: Susan McClain-Smith, Abby Fiat, Ford Evans
Ballet Technique: Christie McQuaid, Elizabeth Turner, Jef Horne
Improvisation/Composition: Joan Woodbury, Shirley Ririe
1982-1983 Repertory Dance Theatre (RDT TOO)
Modern Dance Technique: Ford Evans and Company Members
1979-1982 University of Utah
Modern Dance Technique: Joan Armstrong, Tandy Beal, Abby Fiat, Jeff Slayton, Robert Small, Clay Tolifero, Carol Warner, Donna White, Joan Woodbury
Ballet Technique: Jan Clark, Madeline Gavers, Marsha Murphy
Improvisation/Composition: Joan Armstrong, Loabelle Mangleson, Shirley Ririe, Jeff Slayton, Donna White, Joan Woodbury
1977-1979 Cabrillo College, California
Modern Dance Technique: Tandy Beal, Roberta Bristol, Diana Crosby, Marlene Hoffman, Helen Jackson
Ballet Technique: School of Santa Cruz Ballet and Jean Aherns School of Ballet
Improvisation/Composition: Tandy Beal, Diana Crosby, Helen Jackson
1963-1976 Jo Reid's School of Dance
Tap and Ballet Technique: Jo Reid

Dance Workshops
1990 Virginia Tanner
Teacher Training Mary Ann Lee, Ann Cannon
1981 Jeff Slayton - Long Beach University, CA
Modern Dance Jeff Slayton, Virginia Freeman - Lead role in Virginia Freeman's dance-theatre work.
1980 Repertory Dance Theatre - Salt Lake City, UT
Modern Dance Linda Smith, Robin Chmelar, Ford Evans
1979 Murry Louis Dance Company - New York City, NY
Modern Dance Murry Louis
Donna White - Aptos, CA
Modern Dance Donna White
Hanya Holm - Colorado Springs, CO
Modern Dance Hanya Holm, Nancy Hauser - Performed in Hanya Holm's Insect Comedy
1978 Inga Weiss - Stanford University, CA
Modern Dance Inga Weiss
Donna White - Aptos, CA
Modern Dance Donna White

Dance Related Study
1995-1999 Aerobics Body Tech
1987-1988 Pilates Conditioning by Michael Awnstead and Lisa Quealy
1980-1981 Martial Arts Tai Chi
1979-1982 Dance Styles Character, Spanish, Baroque
1976-1979 Dance Styles Folk, Dance Leadership

Acting Training
2010 Meisner by the Book Ira Popper & Tye Nelson
2008 Acting Workshop Richard Hatch
2007 Meisner Training Charles Halford
2006 Casting Workshops Mike Fenton, Molli Benson, Judy McKee
2003 Advanced Film & Theatre David Stevens
2002 British Classic Workshop Chris Hayes - Classical Acting and Performance (Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company and Royal National Theatre)
William Richards - Voice and Text (Senior Voice Director London Theatre Exchange)
Katya Benjamin - Movement and Voice (Trinity College of Music and Royal College of Music)
2001 Professional Actors Conservatory Scott Ditty
2000 Masters Acting & Cold Reading Sam Dalton
1999 Advanced American Scene Study Frank Gerrish
Shakespeare Frank Gerrish
1998 Auditioning Cate Praggastis, Catrine McGregor, Jeff Johnson

Teacher Training Workshops
2012 U of U Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence (CTLE) Cathy Chambless Teaching All Students: Students with Disabilities as Diverse Learners
U of U Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence (CTLE) Beverly Brehl Flipping the Classroom
U of U Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence (CTLE) Vanae Morris Designing A New Course