Jamie Hipp, Ph.D. is the founder of Arts Are Hipp – Creative Professional Development. Clients include a national portfolio of schools, school districts, institutions of higher education, cultural organizations, and nonprofits. In addition to consulting for the past nine years, Dr. Hipp maintains active elementary education and theatre education teaching certifications. She served as a public school teacher for seven years within the East Baton Rouge Parish Public School System (Baton Rouge, Louisiana) and has taught undergraduate and graduate-level preservice teachers since 2016 at Louisiana State University.
Prior to beginning her career in arts education, Dr. Hipp performed as a professional actress/singer/dancer internationally with Disney Cruise Line and regionally with Wild Adventures Theme Park. She also has experience with acting for film and television (stand-in work and commercial acting).
- Bachelor of Science in Theatre, Northwestern State University
- Master of Arts in Teaching, Northwestern State University
- Doctor of Philosophy, Louisiana State University