Philip [They/Them] a New York Native, is a creative designer specializing in lighting and media design for live entertainment.
Philip is the Technical Theatre Director at Dallas Independent School District teaching college-level theatre courses and Theatre Technology where the primary emphasis is on college readiness to provide a rigorous education and skills to help all students reach their full potential in the 21st century.
Along with teaching, Philip also works in productions within Dallas ISD both in live public performances and film events.
Philip graduated from Meadows School of the Arts at SMU in Dallas, TX where they earned a Masters of Fine Arts in Stage Design.
Their primary focus is on developing new storytelling applications and media to revitalize the imagination and creativity of their audience with the use of lighting, projection, augmented reality, and virtual reality.
As an educator; the focus is to bridge the socioeconomic gap of their students of color, while still working in the industry to open doorways and opportunities when they graduate.