National Assoc. for Music Education (NAFME), Jazz Educators National (JEN)
Bachelors in Music Ed. with Jazz Studies @ Eastern Illinois University
Graduate Coursework completed @ VanderCook College of Music, Chicago
Certified K-12 Teacher, Illinois State Board of Education
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Background & Experience
17 years public music teaching experience in elementary, middle school, and high school bands and jazz studies. Private teaching experience for all grade levels including undergraduate applied saxophone.
20 years experience in the United States Air Force Band Program as a saxophonist and clarinetist, currently serving with the Air National Guard Band of the Midwest-Peoria. Over 20 years experience as a freelance musician in the St. Louis and Chicago Metropolitan areas.