Arts Administration

Currently working as a:

  • Professor Emeritus of Arts Administration

In my capacity as a teacher and author, my mission is to provide leadership and vision as I engage in the education and training of students and arts manager and tomorrow's artists, teachers, and leaders in the performing and visual arts. I help prepare the next generation of arts managers and leaders to effectively meet the challenges they will face in the 21st Century. Though retired from SUU I continue to provide mentoring and coaching to arts management alumni and students. 

I started working at SUU in 2004 as Dean of the College of Performing and Visual Arts.  I have extensive experience in higher education management, planning, and administration. I also was the Associate Provost at SUU from 2009 to 2014.  I have been teaching in the field of arts administration and theatre management for over 25 years. I have managed and produced over 150 events and productions in the performing arts over the last 40-plus years. My book, Management and the Arts is in its 5th edition.