My SCA Resume

Juan Santiago

Mundane Information

  • Tim Converse
  •  santiagosmagic@gmail.com

General SCA Experience

  • Active Member Since 1987
  • Awards
Award of Arms 08/24/1991
Rose Leaf 12/12/1992
Princess’ Favor (Talitha) 05/08/1993
Corolla Aulica 11/19/1994
Princess’ Favor (Marjorie) 11/19/1994
Corolla Vitae 12/05/1998
Order of The Laurel 01/06/2001
Queen’s Cypher  (Cyneswith) 01/04/2003
Leaf of Merit 12/13/2003
Golden Branch 11/12/2005
Oak of Service (Darkwood) 07/08/2006
Ash Leaf 03/10/2007
Queen’s Cypher (Kara) 05/05/2007
Oak of Enrichment (Darkwood) 09/29/2007
Queen’s Cypher (Ginevra) 01/05/2008
Oak of War (Darkwood) 03/15/2008
Princess’ Favor (Cyneswith) 05/17/2008
Princess’ Order of Grace (Cyneswith) 05/17/2008
Court Barony 08/23/2008
Crown’s Favor 11/22/2008
Guildmaster, Royal Guild of Defense 03/28/2009
Princess’ Favor (Syele) 05/16/2009
Coeur d’Azur 04/09/2011
Princess’ Favor (Vittoria) 05/21/2011
Princess’ Favor (Uta) 05/19/2012
Order of The Pelican 05/04/2013
Link of Courtesy 11/16/2013
Order of The Silver Muse 11/23/2013
  • Taught classes on various subjects in the Kingdom of the West (‘93 to Present)
  • Ed Levin Work Party Liason (2010 – Present)
    • Coordinate work parties to raise funds for hosting SCA events on park property
    • Work with Park personnel on planning and execution of SCA events including arranging insurance and permit paperwork according to county codes.
    • Work with Park personnel to establish working relationship for fund raising and work activities
  • Attendant for the Principality royal court of Viscountess Marjorie of Bethany (Mists)
  • Guard for the Principality royal courts of Viscountess Peza Marina and Viscountess Cyneswith aet Caldhaefen (Mists)
  • Guard for the royal court of Duchess Ginevra da Ravenna (West)
  • Rapier Champion – Principality of the Mists (2007)
  • Rapier Champion – Barony of Darkwood (Mar ‘06 to Mar ‘08)
  • Apprenticed to Master Hirsch von Henford and Mistress Aldith Angharad St. George for jewelry and mentorship (‘92 to ‘01)
  • Founding Member of The Golden Stag Players (1992 – Present)
    • Actor, Director, Assistant Director, Stage Manager, Set Master, Prop Master, Writer, Videographer

Autocrat/Event Experience

  • Mists Games – Autocrat (Mar, 1991)
  • Collegium Occidentalis – Autocrat (May, 2000)
  • Collegium Occidentalis – Autocrat (Oct, 2000)
  • Mists Spring Collegium Nebularum – Autocrat (2001)
  • Mists Games/Quest – Autocrat (Jun, 2001)
  • Mists Fall Investiture – Head Cook (Nov, 2001)
  • Mists Bardic – Autocrat (Sept. 2005)
  • Whiteshield – Rapier Marshal In Charge (March, 2006)
  • Darkwood’s Masked Ball/Turkey Tourney – Head Cook (Nov, 2006)
  • Mists Fall Investiture – Head Cook (Nov, 2006)
  • Whiteshield – Rapier Marshal In Charge (March, 2007)
  • Caer Darth’s Borgia Feast – Head Cook (Sept, 2008)
  • Whiteshield – Rapier Marshal In Charge (March, 2008)
  • Principality Investiture Feast – Head Cook (Nov, 2011)
  • Falcon’s Treaty – Autocrat (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)
  • Falcon’s Quest – Autocrat (Apr, 2012)
  • Mists Fall Coronet – Autocrat (Sept, 2012)
  • 12th Night Laurels Arts Display – Organizer (Jan, 2013)
  • Mists Investiture Feast – Head Cook (May, 2014)

Offices Held

  • Baron of Darkwood – Principality of the Mists (Jan ‘09 to Jan ’13)
  • Clerk of The Order of The Laurel (March 2011 to January 2013)
  • Caer Darth Webminister (2007 to Present)
  • Arts Minister – Principality of the Mists (2005 to 2006)
  • Bard of The Mists (2005)
  • Kingdom Collegium Chancellor – Kingdom of the West (2000 to 2002)
  • Kingdom Chatelaine – Kingdom of the West (2010)
  • Dean of Students, Royal Guild of Defense (2007 to 2009)
    • Rewrite of the Guild Charter (2007)
    • Coordinated Rapier related classes for Collegium
    • Coordinated Rapier related classes for Kingdom A&S
  • SCA-West, Current List Owner/Moderator (2008 to Present)
  • Barony of Darkwood Yahoo List Moderator (2009 to Present)
  • Caer Darth Seneschal (2005 to 2006)
  • Caer Darth Rapier Marshal (2007 to 2010)
  • Darkwood Baronial Rapier Marshal (2007 to 2010)
  • West Laurels Web Designer and Minister (now inactive site: 2001 to 2002)
  • Royal Guild of Defense Web Designer and Minster (2008 to 2010)
  • Darkwood Chronicler (2013 to Present)
  • Darkwood Chatalaine (2014 to Present)

Publications

  • “The Performance Magician in The Middle Ages”, Tournaments Illuminated, Issue #120, Fall 1996.