Meet Paul Werner
COW Leaders : Paul WernerCreative COW Web Writer, Contributing Editor
Paul has taught theatre and television production for 28 years in New Orleans at Mt. Carmel Academy and at Benjamin Franklin, where he was Teacher of the Year in 1999. He is a former board member of the New Orleans Video Access Center and is currently coordinator of the Contemporary Arts Center’s Playwrights’ Unit. He was featured in the WYES-TV documentary, Teaching That Works II. He has also taught web design at the Greater New Orleans Free-Net. In the summer of 2000 he led a team of students who created a website, sigKIDS, which showcased digital art from young artists around the world and gave a “teen view” of the international computer graphics convention, SIGGRAPH.
Paul's television credits include his stint as a staff writer for 52 episodes of MORGUS PRESENTS, a local sitcom. He is currently head of the Media Arts department of the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts|Riverfront, the arts high school that produced Wynton Marsalis and Harry Connick. Jr.
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