William Eyerly

Performing Arts Director,
St. Andrew's Sewanee School

Contact Details

Performing Arts Director,
St. Andrew's Sewanee School
Bronze Member


Design and develop arts curriculum for children and young adults to nurture and develop creative capital for a 21st century economy.

Professional Experience:
Regional Sales Manager for Ceramica de la Foya (Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer) 1991-1993 overseeing sales for California, Texas, Oklahoma, Arizona and New Mexico.

Vice President of Corporate Development for Special Publications 1993 - 2001 - Magazine and Book publishing

Chairman of The Board, Acrosstown Repertory Theatre 2001 - 2007.

Executive Director Gainesville Association for the Creative Arts 2001 - Present

Co-Creator and Vice President, Team Summit, Inc. 2003 to 2016

Performing Arts Director, Oak Hall School 2006 to 2016

Academic Dean & Arts Director Canterbury School, Fort Myers 2016- 2019

Academic Dean & Director of Theatre K-12 The Village School of Naples 2019 - 2023

Performing Arts Director - St. Andrew's Sewanee School 2023- Present

Specialties: Writing and developing arts curriculum for specific programs. Freelance Writer: Hundreds of published articles from 1993 - present. Playwright, Actor, Director in regional, professional, and educational theatre settings. Corporate Training and Team building. Arts in Education programming specializing in integrating visual and performing arts across the curriculum.


Northcentral University
Doctor of Education, 2017
Curriculum and Assessment
2012 To 2017
Dissertation: Implementing and Assessing the Effects of Theatre Infused Reading Instruction in Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Grade Middle School English Classrooms

Jones International University
Masters of Education, 2007
Curriculum and Assessment
2005 To 2007
Dissertation: Assessing the Impact of Arts Education upon Performance in Traditional Core Academic Classes

Thomas Edison State University
Bachelor of Arts -Theatre, 2004
Acting, Directing, Technical Theatre
2002 To 2004

Stetson University
Business Management
Business, Economics,History, Pre-Law
1981 To 1985

Job History

St. Andrews Sewanee School
Performing Arts Director
Sewanee, TN, United States
July 2023 - present

QVC for Rebody, TwinLabs, & Naomi Whittel
Media Consultant
December 2011 - present

Gainesville Association for the Creative Arts
April 2001 - present

The Village School of Naples
Head of Upper School/Director of Theatre K-12
August 2019 - April 2023

Canterbury School
Academic Dean
May 2018 - July 2019

Canterbury School
Director of Fine & Performing Arts
July 2016 - July 2019