Neil Carpentier-Alting came to COS in 2009. He earned his Bachelor's Degree in Theater Arts from Eastern Michigan University and a Master's of Fine Arts specializing in design at Wayne State University. Mr. Carpentier-Alting has twenty years of experience as a Technical Director and thirteen as an educator. He most recently served as the Head of Design and Production/Technical Director/Lighting Designer at Interlochen Arts Academy as well as the Production Manager at the Interlochen Arts Camp in Michigan. Prior to that, he served as the Technical Director at numerous professional theaters in the Illinois and Michigan areas, as well as at Wayne State University.
Phone: (530) 938-5206
Jason is a California native who lived in Southern California for 30 years. Jason has an Associate's Degree in Technical Theater from Los Angeles Valley College, a Certificate in Auto Cad from North Valley Occupational Center, and has been working all over California as a freelance technician with many theater and event companies before deciding to relocate to Siskiyou County in 2019. Since moving up here Jason has continued his education and gained more experience in the industry, obtaining his Certificate in Technical Theater here at COS, and now taking over the Instructional Support Specialist - Facilities Manager Position as of 2022.
Phone: (530) 938-5366
Amy LaMachia was born and raised just outside of Boston, Ma. and caught the theatre bug early in life. She performed as a lead in several shows during High School and assisted with set design and painting. She has spent over 35 years with Walpole Children's Theatre initially acting in many shows and then moved to directing and producing several shows and as a member of the Board of Directors. Her elaborate costume designs and make-up application became a benchmark of WCT's productions. In addition, she was the artist behind the outstanding designs for WCT's programs and posters. She relocated to Northern California with her granddaughter in the fall of 2017 to accept the position as the Instructional Support Specialist for the Performing Arts Department.
Phone: (530) 938-5375
Phone: (530) 938-5206