David J. Glenn
Associate Professor, Technical Director
School of the Arts
Department of Theatre and Dance
236 Swearingen Hall

Mr. Glenn joined the theatre faculty in the Fall of 2010 after serving 10 years as the Technical Director of Samford's 2600 seat Wright Center Concert Hall and 2 years as the Technical Director for the School of the Arts.  In addition to his work at Samford, he has worked as a project designer for Ozworks and as a consultant to several schools and churches.  Before coming to Samford, Mr. Glenn spent 3 seasons as the Technical Director for the Dallas Theater Center.  He also served as the Technical Director for Birmingham Summerfest for 3 seasons as well as 2 seasons as Technical Director with Horn in the West outdoor drama.  His emphasis in the department is on teaching Stagecraft to the theatre majors and overseeing the construction of the departments productions.

Degrees and Certifications

  • BFA - Production Design and Technology / Auburn University
  • MFA - Technical Direction / University of Arizona


  • Production Design and Technology