I am a versatile, diverse music professional with extensive experience and understand music education with demonstrated excellence. I have an entrepreneurial spirit coupled with a formal education in communication design and has extensive experience in both the educational and performance arenas. A well versed speaker, I carry a quiet confidence that can connect with almost any student. I make a priority to keep adept and apprised of the latest media technologies and have a creative vision for the development and design of music education curriculum. I'm a team player with an open thought process and proven skills.
My performing groups have garnered numerous accolades including invitations to perform at the Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic, The National Concert Festival, and the Texas Music Educators Convention in San Antonio. Under my direction, the Elkins High School Indoor Percussion Ensemble was the TCGC State Champion in 2007 and 2008.
As a performer I have performed both nationally and abroad and performed with multi-platinum recording artist Clay Walker. In 2000, I was invited to perform at the World Drum Festival held in conjunction with the World Expo in Hannover, Germany.