Mrs. Clinton-Kraack received her BFA in Theatre and Dance from Valdosta State University and her MFA in Directing from CUNY Brooklyn College in New York.
She is a veteran performer, director, choreographer, make-up artist and stage combatant whose professional credits include Prospect Theatre Company in NYC, Pennsylvania Renaissance Festival, Jekyll Island Musical Theatre Festival, Camden Summer Theatre, Footworks Dance Studio, Performer's Edge Dance Center, numerous production companies in Los Angeles, CA and now serves as the resident summer theatre director for Theatre Arts and Dance Alliance in Tampa, FL.
Mrs. Clinton-Kraack is a proud member of the Lincoln Center Directors Lab in NYC, Broadway Teachers Workshop and the NC Theatre Arts Educators.
She began teaching at Weaver in the fall of 2009. During her tenure, some of the highlights include: Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland, Trips to London, NYC, and Walt Disney World, ESU Shakespeare Competitions, August Wilson Monologue Competitions and numerous school day performances of:
Oedipus the King, Much Ado About Nothing, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet, and Peter and the Starcatcher.