PhD, University of Minnesota
Associate Director of Bands. Conductor, Symphonic Band and Contemporary Music Ensemble. Teaches courses in conducting, instrumental music education, teaching techniques, and wind literature. Former Director of Bands at Washington State University and Willamette University in Salem, Oregon. Former teacher in Palo Alto, California public schools recognized for excellence in Downbeat Magazine Student Music Awards. Active conductor and clinician at festivals and conferences throughout North America, including the Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic in Chicago.