Professor of Practice and Studio Manager
Michele Houston teaches “backpack journalism” style video production and digital media courses for the Division of Journalism. She also manages the TV studio and newsroom.
Houston is an Emmy award-winning producer and editor with a proven track record in new and traditional media. She joined Meadows School of the Arts in 2001 and has won several teaching awards, including a 2011, 2009 and 2006 SMU HOPE Award and the 2003 Rotunda Outstanding Professor Award.
Before coming to SMU, Houston worked for Yahoo!; Dallas PBS television affiliate KERA TV 13; and on many freelance productions.
M.S. Learning Technologies and Instructional Design, University of North Texas
B.S. Radio-Television-Film, University of Texas at Austin