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Associate Professor of Theatre and Speech

Areas of Expertise:

  • Business Communication
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Team Building
  • Creating Affirmative Office Environment
  • Nurturing Rapport with Clients
  • Self-motivation
  • Art of Small Talk
  • Creating Powerful Presentations
  • Communication Skills in a Business Environment
  • Theatre


Krebs, who has directed more than 40 plays and acted in more than a dozen around the nation, orchestrates nearly all facets of Lakeland's theatre program. He is also an expert in the area of public speaking.

A member of Lakeland's faculty since 2007, Krebs teaches acting, public speaking, interpersonal communication, and set construction; advises the "Theatricians" (Lakeland's drama club); and manages the Bradley Theatre. He owns his own motivational speaking business called "Communication Arts." Additional interests include sword fighting, dialects, and voiceovers.


MFA in Directing: Southern Illinois University
MA in Acting: University of New Orleans
BA in Scenic Design: State University of New York


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