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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.

Education

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)
Director
Rock Hill, SC
June 1998 - June 2000

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