Kelly Parker earned his B.F.A. in performance from Baylor University and his M.F.A. in acting/directing from Texas Tech University. For the last eleven years, he had been employed as a Theatre Professor at McLennan Community College.
Professor Parker has acted and directed professionally in numerous productions throughout region. Kelly has studied the Meisner acting technique with Larry Silverberg and is a certified teacher through the True Acting Institute. He has trained in voice and speech work in New York City and Los Angeles with Catherine Fitzmaurice, Patsy Rodenberg, and Phil Thompson and is a certified Assistant Professor of Fitzmaurice Voicework©. Professor Parker is a registered Advanced Actor Combatant with the Society of American Fight Director and actively participates stage combat workshops throughout the region. Mr. Parker is 200-Hour Registered Yoga Teacher, a member of TETA, VASTA an Yoga Alliance.