Degrees and Certifications:
BME Furman University, 2016 MM Instrumental Conducting, Butler University 2018 MM Percussion Performance, Butler University 2019
I graduated from Furman University with my Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education, and recently completed my Master’s Degree in Instrumental Conducting and Percussion Performance at Butler University, where I studied with Col. Michael Colburn (USMC, ret.) While at Butler, I was featured as the marimba soloist for Emmanual Séjourné’s Concerto for Marimba and Strings, and performed in masterclasses with Dame Evelyn Glennie, Keith Aleo, and Leigh Howard Stevens. Additionally, I performed regularly with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Classical Music Indy, the Percussive Arts Society, and the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra. Prior to my appointment at Northwestern High School, I served as the Director of Instrumental Music at Sycamore School in Indianapolis.