Captain Richard Arlington Briggs Jr

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"Farm boy from Iowa pursuing a dream and making it a reality!" Started at Fairfield (IA) Junior High School with that Fall Play and never looked back! Used a career in the military to finance/facilitate a plethora of opportunities to gain worldwide experiences in hopes of becoming a better actor, critic, dancer, director, designer, manager, performer, playwright, technician, dad, granddad, Scout leader, husband, teacher and that neighbor you want on your Trivial Pursuit team during block parties.


Texas A&M University - Central Texas (TAMUCT)
Killeen, Texas, United States
Masters of Education, 2016
Curriculum & Instruction (C&I) SPED
2014 To 2016
Advisor: Dr. Stephen C. Anderson

Rockford University
Rockford, Illinois, United States
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT), 2016
Education Grades 6-12 and Special Education
2013 To 2014
Advisor: Mrs. JoAnn Krause

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Bachelor of Creative Arts (BCA), 1997
Theatre Arts Education K-12
1995 To 1997

Methodist University
Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States
Bachelor of Arts (BA), 1987
Fine Arts Management - Theatre
1983 To 1987

Job History

Texas A&M University - Central Texas (TAMUCT)
Graduate Student
August 2014 - present

Harlem School District 122
Guest (Substitute) Teacher Grades EC-12
Loves Park, IL
January 2009 - present

Rockford Public Schools District 205
Guest (Substitute) Teacher Grades EC-12
Rockford, IL
January 2009 - present

United States Army (USA)
Retired - Special Operations Officer
Killeen, TX
August 1978 - December 2009

Trojan Performance Arts Company (TPAC)
Rock Hill, SC
June 1998 - June 2000

Wildcat Theatre Company (WTC)
Charlotte, NC
June 1995 - June 1997