Red Lion Area Senior High Scool, Red Lion, PA
Attended: Oberlin Conservatory, Governor’s State University, The American Conservatory, Northeast Illinois University, Franklin Pierce College, University of Massachussetts Lowell, Florida State University, University of Nebraska, Kearney, Johns Hopkins University, Barton County Community College
Bachelor of Music – University of Massachusetts, Lowell
Master of Music – The Florida State University
Certified to teach music in Missouri, Kansas, Illinois, Texas and Maryland.
Orchestra Teacher, Sikeston Public Schools
2014-2021 Orchestra Director, Junction City Middle School, Junction City, KS
20132-2014 Music Teacher – Centre Schools, Lost Springs, KS
2008-2012 Music Teacher, Baltimore City Schools
2006-2008 Music Instructor, Universirty of Nebraska, Kearney
2001-2006 Music Instructor. Southeast Community College. Beatrice, NE
2000-2001 Music paraprofessional. Silver Lakes Schools, roseland, NE
1999-2000 Middle School Band Director, Greenville Middle School, Greenville, GA
1998-2000 Instructor of Low Brass, Troy State University, Troy Alabama
1995-1995 Graduate Teaching Assistant, Florida State University
1980-1995 Musicician with US Army Bands in: Chicago, Massachusetts, Germany and Belgum
My wife is Darleen Mitchell. We were married in 1984, in Chicago.
When I’m not teaching music, I like to play music. I also like watching TV from Canada in French. That’s a hoot!