Assistant Professor and Co-Coordinator of the BFA in Acting at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro. Mya also serves as Assistant Faculty with Theatrical Intimacy Education, one of the nation's leading organizations in theatrical intimacy practices. She teaches acting, directing, voice, movement, and Shakespeare. She is inspired to cultivate brave & consent-based acting spaces that celebrate a diversity of cultures and thoughts. Recently, Mya performed the role of Detective Poole in Triad Stage’s (Greensboro, NC) staged reading of the new play Jekyll. Some of her favorite roles include Marcus Lycus in WV Public Theatre’s (Morgantown, WV), A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum & Nurse in Romeo & Juliet, and in the main cast of the NuBlack Arts West Theatre’s (Seattle, WA), The Colored Museum. You can follow her on Instagram and TikTok @myasturnnow.