- Bachelor of Music Education - Bowling Green State University
- Master of Education - University of Toledo
Publications or Presentations:
I have written and arranged numerous compositions for brass ensemble and percussion, jazz band, and concert band.
Why did you enter the teaching profession?
Performing and teaching others to perform in the area of music is my passion.
What do you like most about your field?
I enjoy the beauty of performing in many styles of music, including classical, jazz, rock, Latin, show tunes, concert band and orchestral music. I especially enjoy writing and performing brass ensemble music.
I love performing in music groups and writing music, painting, and traveling. Currently I play trumpet in a classic rock/funk group called the Together Band and often sub in the big band group called Swingmania out of Toledo.