Christmas Performer Worshops:  Certificate of Completion 5/5/2019

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Bristol Renaissance Faire**: Storyteller 2014--2017. 2019

MRAG (Midwest Renaissance Actors Guild) 2019

         Public Santa Visits: Please click on Upcoming Events tab for current information.

         Brunch with Santa: Typically private events at country clubs in Wisconsin.

         Private home visits: Storytelling with children and adults.

         Corporate parties: For adults and children’s holiday events.

                                                                                                Senior Citizens: Visits to retirement homes and nursing homes.

                                                                              Animal Shelter:  Supported a dog rescue shelter in a nearby county.

                                                                             "Hello Santa":  Webcam chats with children in the U.S., Canada, U.K. and Brazil 

Theater background: Theatrical experience in high school and college. Ongoing with church and community. Participated in Comedy Sportz workshops. Four seasons at the Bristol Renaissance Faire.

Storyteller (non-Santa events):  “I Left My Heart on Broad Street” A Valentines event in Greendale. Holly King portrayal:  told story of the Holly King and the Oak King. Emcee for Tellebration, an annual story telling event. Storytelling/toy-making at BVUMC “Winter Camp”. Gathering of Rogues and Ruffians: a renaissance fundraiser faire for Shakespeare on the Edge which brings the arts to rural students. Janesville Renaissance Faire, a fundraiser for the Janesville community.

Artist in residenceFacilitated an eight session workshop teaching storytelling to 2nd grade students.

Registered Nurse: Retired School Nurse who worked with pre-school through high school students and families for Special Education and 504 accommodations. Public Health Nurse worked with families with high risk infants, infectious disease control and school health.  Behavioral Health Nurse and group facilitator. Began health care work as a U.S. Navy hospital corpsman.

Sunday school teacher:  previous volunteer as a religious education adviser and teacher.

*C.W. Howard Santa Claus School: Established in 1937, known as the "Harvard" of Santa Claus Schools

**CPW: completed first session of Christmas Performer Workshops with Robert Seuter in May 2019

***BAPA (Bristol Academy of Performing Arts): Taught introductory storytelling classes. Participates in annual preseason classes.

Organizations:   IBRBS    International Brotherhood of Real Bearded Santas

                            MAST Milwaukee Area Storytellers 

                            WISGET: Wisconsin storyteller group          

                            Bay View Tennis Club An open group for organizing outdoor tennis on public courts.    

                            Background check:  Arranged through IBRBS annually.