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Robert Ryan Grounds Project Manager, Intern, Dallas Area Rapid Transit, Dallas, TX, June 2012-June 2014 • Shadowed Project Manager in between school sessions • Learned how project management works from the inside out • Became proficient in integrating projects and managing the factors of scope, time, cost, quality, human resources, communication, risk, and procurement in order to complete tasks efficiently and please stakeholders Professional Skills and Core Competencies • Proficient in Microsoft Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Publisher • Efficient in assessing customer needs to provide excellent customer service • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to multi-task • High level of confidence, self-motivation, and a desire to learn and excel Honors and Awards • Journalist of the Year, The Texas Wesleyan Rambler, 2014 • National Honor Society, Alpha Lambda Kappa, inducted 20013 • Dean’s List, Texas Wesleyan University, 2011-2014 • Honorably Discharged from the United States Army, Feb. 2011 Volunteer Experience Hangman’s House of Horrors, Fort Worth, TX • Volunteered for charity haunted house for eight years • Awarded 2013 Best Male Supporting Role

Trey is going to Tattoos and Tailpipes

Trey English will be attending the Tattoo and Tailpipes event on Sept, 23rd 2018. Trey and his wife Megan English will be in attendance and enjoying the amazing cars, bikes, and choppers and of course live tattooing.

This event is being put on in the name of Autism awareness and the proceeds will go to The Hope Center for Autism in Fort Worth.

Come over and see Trey as he whoops up this worthwhile event and donates his time and energy. The event is being held at the VFW in Hurst from 12pm-7pm. $5 for admission. Be there or be square.


Trey Teams-up with Sparrows Tattoo Company

Trey English has packed up and flown the cope, this time to Sparrows Tattoo Company in Mansfield, TX. Clint Cummings originally founded the shop and ran it until his untimely death on Dec 23. 2016. Trey is teaming up with Clint’s parents and brother and he will be a strong influence in the shop and help bring along the young artists and gain new inspiration from the other artists around him.

He will be joining an exceptional team of artists and his wife as he continues to push himself artistically and grow into one of the best tattoo artists in DFW.


Trey English Wins Tattoo of the Day

Award-winning tattoo artist Trey English brought home Tattoo of the Day at the Tattoo Voodoo Expo in New Orleans on November 4, 2017.

Trey created the award-winning tattoo at the convention and went with a full-color portrait of an alien from the classic 90s film Mars Attacks.


Trey’s use of color and his ability to saturate the colors on the skin makes his tattoos truly special and unique. This one of a kind artist can be found tattooing full time in Addison at Cat Tattoo.

Trey English is going to the Tattoo Voodoo Expo

Trey and his wife Megan will be attending the Tattoo Voodoo Expo on November 3-5, 2017.

 “New Orleans has always been A destination for many people around the world. Tattoo Voodoo Expo has always been one of the best reasons for world class tattoo artists and tattoo collectors to visit the city,” according to the Lubbock tattoo expo website. 
Each year we come together Halloween weekend  and add a new dimension of fun to a weekend in this great city by bringing the best tattoo artist and tattoo suppliers in from around the world to add a touch of class to the tattoo community.
   Tattoo Voodoo Expo is currently the oldest and longest running annual tattoo convention in the United States.  We are conveniently located in the  Landmark Best Western Hotel in Metairie, Louisiana.”

Trey English Hits the Evergreen Tattoo Invitational

Trey English returned from the Evergreen Tattoo Invitational in Eugene Oregan on  March 17th thru 19th. Trey joined a slew of big names in the tattoo industry at the convention and used his awesome tattoo skills to create several custom pieces for attendees.

“There was tattoo artist from all over the world, even this Russian artist who was killing it all weekend,” said English. “I also got to meet Joey Hamilton who is really nice.”

Trey finished several pieces at the convention including a human heart, a straight razor, and I got to do a few walk-up pieces.

Trey will next be competing at the tattoo competitions at the Texas Ink and Art Expo Texas Ink & Art Expo

April, 07 – 09 2017 at The Will Rogers Memorial Center.  3401 W Lancaster Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States.

3401 W Lancaster Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States.

Come check out Trey English, as he marks his return to the Fort Worth Stockyards at the 2017 Ink and Art Expo.