Education

  • DMA, Choral Conducting, University of Missouri at Kansas City
  • MME, Music Education (vocal), Wichita State University
  • BA, Music Education, Tabor College

Professional Background

  • Arts Director and Professor of Music, Tabor College (current)
  • Artistic Director and Conductor, Omaha Symphonic Chorus (current)
  • Chair, Music Department, Grace University
  • Director, Music and Worship, Community Bible Church

Courses Taught

  • History and Theology of Worship
  • Chorale, Grace University
  • Music Theory, GU
  • Secondary Choral Methods and Material, GU and University of Nebraska at Omaha

Presentations

  • (2017, November). What the see is what you get: Young Conductor’s masterclass,” Nebraska Music Educators Association Annual Conference/Workshop
  • (various). ”Sacred music in public space,” Oregon State University and University of Nebraska–Omaha ACDA meetings.
  • (2012, February). “Reading session: Choral Music for the Church Choir,” North Central Division ACDA conference/clinic
  • (various). ”Why we sing! A workshop for music in worship,” Onawa Evangelical Free Church, Pleasant View Bible Church, Community Bible Church.