Doug also taught improvisation at the Teenage Drama Workshop (TADW), associated with California State University, Northridge. He has also been a guest instructor with the improvisation class at CSUN, taught by Professor Lillian Lehman.
Doug is on the Board of Directors of Joy Theatre, an independent theatre run by Janiece Jary. With Joy Theatre, Doug has taught improv to teenagers and adults.
Many of his teenage students have gone on to perform stand-up comedy, make films, and do theatre.
Many of his adult students are working as stunt performers in television and movies.