Steven Rodriguez teaches beginning acting and career development. He received his MFA from the professional actors training program at Rutgers University where he studied with one of this country's most prestigious acting teachers, William Esper. Upon graduation, he embarked on a professional acting career, working on stages from New York to Los Angeles and all the stops between. Additionally, he has made numerous television and film appearances working with Academy Award winning artists, which include Anthony Quinn, Joe Pesci, and the legendary director, Mike Nichols. As his career evolved, Mr. Rodriguez became aware of other challenging opportunities within the entertainment industry. Ultimately, this led him to become a Personal Manager. Currently, he owns Rodriguez Management where he represents a diverse group of very talented actors. Mr. Rodriguez is proud to be teaching at LMU.