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Dr. Travis May

Storytelling and Workforce Faculty

Current Classes

EDU292 - The Art of Storytelling
HUM292 - The Art of Storytelling
STO292 - The Art of Storytelling

Other Classes

STO/HUM/EDU 292 - The Art of Storytelling, STO 294 - Multicultural Folktales, STO 150 - Digital Storytelling


Dr. May has been a part of South Mountain Community College for over 17 years and is currently the third faculty member in the Storytelling Institute.  His specific focus is on storytelling for workforce development. Along with being a teacher he is also a storyteller, husband and father of three boys. He really enjoys being a storytelling instructor and feels storytelling is more than just telling stories, it is a way to express ideas, passions and connecting with people. Dr. May enjoys incorporating storytelling to engage learners in cultural, and community awareness.


B.S. Anthropology - Arizona State University   M.Ed. Educational Leadership - Northern Arizona University   Ed.D. Organizational Leadership - Grand Canyon University