Jack Ploetz

Computer Science and Engineering Student

Experiences

present2020

Technical Director

Encore Stage & Studio Arlington, VA
  • Facilitated pandemic safety protocols for participants.
  • Led set design and construction, worked closely with production staff to design effective set and props for performance.
20212021

Camp Counselor

Encore Stage and Studio Arlington, VA
  • Facilitated pandemic safety protocols for campers and staff. Assisted with camp activities and teaching campers.
20212019

Stage Manager

Encore Stage & Studio Arlington, VA
  • Responsible for working with the production staff, cast, and crew to create a well-organized and exceptional show.
  • Supported the director in all rehearsals by taking notes, keeping time, and organizing staff, worked with the technical director during tech week and performances to ensure effective technical elements.

Extracurriculars

present2019

FIRST Robotics Competition

Team 8230 | KoiBots
  • Founding memeber and team leadership
  • Placed 3rd in state competitions
present2016

Encore Stage & Studio

Participant
  • Participant in over 25 theatrical productions as technical crew, including some paid staff positions
present2021

Wakefield HS Theatre

Technical Director
  • Led set design and construction, worked closely with production staff to design effective set and props for performance.

National Honor Society Member

International Thespian Society Member

Sports (Rock Climbing, Skiing, Cycling, Running)

Education

20232020

Northern Virginia Community College

Computer Science, A.S. Arlington, VA
Earned through high school dual enrollment program
20232019

Arlington Tech High School

Advanced Studies Diploma Arlington, VA
4.0 Unweighted GPA