Scott C. Parker is a freelance lighting designer, member of USA829. He currently teaches Lighting Design at Columbus State University in Columbus GA. He has been on faculty at the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, Pace University, and adjunt faculty for the Entertainment Technology at New York City College of Technology, CUNY, City College in the dept. of Archecture. Prior to teaching at the college leve, he spent several years with the NYC Dept. of Education. He served has served as Chair for the USITT NY Area Section and is an active contributor to the annual national USITT conference.
Mr. Parker has been a Lighting/scenic designer, Equity stage manager and technical director in New York since 1981 with credits at Radio City Music Hall, the Lincoln Center Institute, Gene Frankle Theater, The Public, John Houseman Theater, American Place, Town Hall and other theaters from Boston to Nashville.
Mr. Parker television work includes TV News on all New York City News programs. Work has also been seen on ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, TNN, CNBC, overseas television and GOOD MORNING AMERICA, 48 HOURS and REGIS PHILBIN. He has a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Theatrical Design & Technology from Brooklyn College and has studied design at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, The Studio School of Stage Design, The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts and at Bennington College, where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree.