David Mila
Fine Arts
Location: New York, NY, USA
School: American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Major: Fine Arts

David Mila

David Mila
228 East 81st St. Apt. 1B
New York, New York 10028


- Excels in team environment and comfortable in a leadership role
- Experience leading diverse groups of professionals and youth
- Highly effective educator/facilitator capable of designing and implementing curriculum to teach team-building, self-development, conflict resolution, leadership, cross-cultural understanding, and performing arts workshops within a corporate, classroom or workshop setting
- Trained and experienced actor, writer, and director
- Trained mediator and conflict-resolution specialist


2018 – Present: Teaching Artist, The Possibility Project/Freelance
- Currently working with SCO Family of Services and other Foster Care agencies as a teaching artist. Working together with youth mentorship groups to teach the performing arts.
- Teach and facilitate leadership and teambuilding seminars as a freelance artist

2016 – 2018: Artistic Director, The Possibility Project
2013 – 2016: Assistant Artistic Director, The Possibility Project
- Designed and implemented program curriculum to teach performing arts, cross-cultural understanding, leadership, conflict resolution, team-building, and social activism to teenagers ages 13-19.
- Responsible for the direction of 100 people in a non-profit organization
- Produced and directed 6 original musical theater productions, with casts of up to 80 youth, based on their lives and vision for change
- Designed and led weekly acting workshops based on improvisation and role playing
- Responsible for maintaining current and pursuing new community partnerships for the organization
- Facilitated weekly workshops on non-violent conflict resolution, cross-cultural understanding, leadership skills, educational attainment, team building and social issues such as racism, classism, heterosexism, homophobia and gender roles within society
- Responsible for facilitating and planning weekly rehearsals for 80-90 NYC teenagers in the After-School and Foster Care Programs in The Possibility Project
- Heavily recruited over 400 teenagers a year throughout New York City and accepted a quarter of them
- Served as an Artistic Director for three full-length original musicals based off the lives, conflicts and ideas for social change of a 60-person ensemble
- Responsible for producing and directing three original Off-Broadway musicals and Assisted on eight total

Education and Training

American Academy of Dramatic Arts
- 2 Year Classical stage training for the actor Conservatory
- Associate of Liberal Arts 2010-2012
- LAByrinth Ensemble Workshop 2014 - David Deblinger
- Production Training - The Possibility Project - Assistant Artistic Director
- Play Production - Dr. Pamela Monteleone - University of North Florida

Artistic Director, Facilitator, Educator, Youth Development, Teaching Artist,