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Kim Wheetley
M.A., Schiller College, Berlin, Germany
Kim Wheetley has a BFA from the University of Texas at Austin and an MA from Schiller College in Berlin, Germany. He taught at high schools in Santa Maria, CA; Killeen, TX; and the International School in Bangkok, Thailand. From 1978-88, he was the theatre specialist at the Texas Education Agency. Kim came to UTC in the fall of 1988 as one of the founders of the Southeast Center for Education in the Arts. He was SCEA’s theatre education director for 9 years and executive director and holder of the Lyndhurst Chair of Excellence in Arts Education for 16 years. Kim retired as a professor emeritus in 2013. He was on the writing team for the National Standards for Theatre Education and is a past president of the Texas Educational Theatre Association and the American Alliance for Theatre & Education.