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performing arts educator , writer , Actress , poet

Karen Lynn Weaver, American writer, performing arts educator, actress, poet. Certified teacher, Secondary English Florida and Massachusetts. Recipient International Poet of Merit, International Society of Poets, 2004, Outstanding Achievement in Poetry Silver Award/Cup, 2004.

Background

Weaver, Karen Lynn was born on March 9, 1970 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Alfred George and Eileen Francis Weaver.

Education

Post Baccalaureate-Secondary English & Education, Framingham State College, Massachusetts, 1998. Bachelor of Science, Emerson College, Boston, 1991.

Career

Personal assistant to executive producer Vin Di Bona Produced, Los Angeles, 1992. Executive assistant to vice president Smith Barney, Beverly Hills, 1993—1994. Drama teacher, head of drama department Sarasota High School, 1998—2000, English teacher, 9th grade, 1998—2000.

Senior casting agent Parker Agency, 2000—2002. Creator/head writer animated television series, Heidi's World, Los Angeles, since 2003. Teacher honors English, honors writing, drama Marlborough High School.

Post-produced television movie, The Movie Break, Los Angeles, 2003. Theater director Sarasota High School, 1998—2000, tutor, SAT prep and English, 1998—2000, student advisory board, 1998—2000. Liason Sarasota Film Festival, 2000—2001.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Secondary English Florida and Massachusetts.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (poem) Inner Darkness, 2004 (Editor's Choice Award, 2004), Shattered, 2004.

Membership

Volunteer Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Hospice for Men, Los Angeles, 1992—1993. Director of dramatic presentation United Nations Development Fund, Sarasota, 1998. Member of International Society of Poets (honorary), Alpha Upsilon Alpha, Kappa Delta Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Yoga, walking, hiking.

Connections

father:
Alfred George

mother:
Eileen Francis Weaver