Subjects Taught
Advanced Drama, Advanced Production, Advanced Technical Theater, Intermediate Technical Theater, Technical Theater

Education
  • I graduated from Athens State University with a B.S. Ed. Secondary Education/Language Arts.
  • My graduate degree was earned at Florida State University - School of Theatre (M.S. Theatre). 
  • I also earned a Second Masters Degree in School Leadership and Administration from UAB
  • I have extensive training in acting, technical design and theatrical production.


Experience
  • I have taught a wide variety of subjects during my 24 year tenure at Bob Jones High School ranging from English 9,10, and 12 to Speech and Drama
  • I currently serve as the Fine Arts Department Chair and teach Advanced Drama, Advanced Production Drama, Technical Theatre and Advanced Technical Theatre
  • I have produced over 100 plays in the past 20+ years of working in theatre
  • I have published eight plays that have been produced on four continents and written numerous others that have seen successful productions
  • I am the only director since 1975 to lead casts winning in consecutive years at the Southeastern Theatre Conference Secondary Play Festival and have more ACT State One Act and SETC wins than any other director in the nation.
  • I am Secondary Divisional Vice Chair for The Southeastern Theatre Conference
  • I have won the William E. Wilson Scholarship (SETC) and the Dorothy Schwartz Outstanding Theatre Educator Award (ACT)
  • I am also an Adjunct Professor of Theatre at Calhoun Community College


Bio
  • I was born into a military family in EL Paso, Texas, but have lived most of my life in or around Huntsville/Madison, Alabama.
  • I attend Madison Church of Christ.
  • I am Married to Katelyn Craft, who is also actively involved with the Arts Community in our area.
  • My daughter, Kennedy Elise Craft, was born Oct. 22, 2010 and my son Barrett Daniel Craft was born July 30th, 2014
  • I love my job teaching theatre.  The magic of seeing students create a memorable show, make a professional quality set, or learn to communicate effectively I feel like a success.  They really are a blessing everyday!