Dean is an award-winning lighting designer and theatre professor. Currently working as an adjunct professor at Snow College, Dean has taught classes including Lighting Design, Improv, and Lighting and Sound for Film. He has mentored several students in lighting, projection, sound, and electrician work. He has a great passion for teaching and loves to help his students learn and grow in their skills to become independent, skilled, and creative theatre artists.
Dean received his Associate of Science in Technical Theatre and his Bachelor of Arts in Design and Technical Management with an emphasis in Lighting Design from Weber State University.