Education & Credentials:
- M.A. in Teaching from University of Southern California
- B.A. in Theatre and English from University at Albany, SUNY
- Teaching Credential from University of Southern California
Before joining OLP in 2017, Justin performed and directed in New York, Seattle, and LA in plays, films, commercials, voice overs, and comic roasts. His favorite acting roles include Stanley in A Streetcar Named Desire, Pozzo in Waiting for Godot, Septimus in Arcadia, Henry in The Skin of Our Teeth, and Dominic in the sci-fi movie of Project London.
Trained in Radical/Avant-Garde Theatre by Arthur Sainer, improvisation at Upright Citizens Brigade in NYC, Stage Combat at the Freehold Theater Laboratory in Seattle, and Film Production at Los Angeles City College, Justin loves to create an atmosphere of positive collaboration with cast and crew in his shows. At OLP he teaches Drama, Technical Theatre, and Speech & Debate; he is also moderator of the Thespian Society, Film Club, and Hacky-Sack Club, and is acting/script coach for Spring Sing. He send a big thanks to his wife Lorran and son Kanoa for all their love and support.