Department: Communication & Media Arts
Office Location: Lancaster
Mike Barker shares a joy in working with all things that bring a live production to life. Although his main background is Stage Managing for live theatre, Mike has experience working with audio, lighting, rigging, scenery, and technical direction. He is also a certified event planner. After receiving his BFA in Theatre Production from Penn State University, Mike worked as a project manager for Sight & Sound Theatres. Currently, Mike serves as the Director of Student Activities & Leadership in the Office of Student Affairs on campus but enjoys having this opportunity to teach and work alongside the students in class and on productions. Mike is a loving husband and father and an avid Pittsburgh sports fan.
BFA, Theatre Production-Stage Management, Penn State University, State College, PA