Jon-Paul Schaut is a native of Tampa, Florida currently residing in Orlando where he is a recent graduate from the University of Central Florida. He recieved dual degrees with a bachelor of arts degree in advertising and public relations as well as a bachelor of arts degree in theatre studies.
Schaut is the former Artistic Director of Project Spotlight- UCF, a student developmental theatre organization where he created and ran the social media pages. He also was a marketing intern for Theatre UCF under its Marketing Director, Tina Fleming, for the 2017-2018 school year. His duties included creating press releases, promotional materials, social media content and was the host of the new Theatre UCF web series, “Chariot Chat.”
His main goals through this portfolio are to employment opportunities within the advertising/public relations world or in the theatre with an emphasis on community, creativity, individuality and new works while using his knowledge of advertising and public relations in an innovative way.