Prakash Shirke has worked for the USC School of Dramatic Arts since 2005. He did his bachelor’s degree in Marketing and master’s degree in Business Management, but pursued his career in IT after migrating to the USA in 1995. He holds all the well-known industry standard IT certificates and worked extensively with school districts covering Fillmore to Pomona. He worked as a Technology leader for Waterford Reading Early Learning software deployment group and technology leader for deploying technology for school districts around L.A. He worked as a lead tech for an IT company (and USC IT Vendor); and technically supported most all of the USC schools and departments from HSC to UPC campus before joining the School of Dramatic Arts.