EDUCATION:

University of Hartford’s The Hartt School, West Hartford, CT                    Doctor of Philosophy in Music Education, Doctoral Candidate                                        Intent for Dissertation: Breaking the Silence, A Quantitative Nationwide Survey Study Involving the Experiences of Women Band Directors

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT                                 Masters of Music in Instrumental Conducting                                                                  Masters’ Project: The Creation of a Historically Accurate, Critical Edition of the Full Score and Accompanying Parts of Gordon Jacob’s “An Original Suite”

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT                                                                      Bachelor of Science in Education; Interdisciplinary Area of Concentration: Music  Bachelor of Arts in Music; Primary Instrument: Flute

SELECT PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Greenwich High School, Greenwich, CT   Head Director of Bands: Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Percussion Ensemble, Honors Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Lab Band

University of Hartford/The Hartt School, West Hartford, CT                      Teaching Assistant:  Instrumental Methods, Conducting                                        Instructor on Record: Advanced Instrumental Conducting

Bristol Eastern High School, Bristol, CT                                                                   Director of Bands: Concert Band, Marching Band, Jazz Band, Percussion Ensemble Music Teacher: Piano, Music Theory, Classical Music History, American Music Studies

Connecticut Music Educators Association/National Association for Music Education    2019-2021 Connecticut President; 2017-2019 Connecticut President Elect; 2014-2017 All State Band Chair

Hartford Opera Theater, Hartford, CT                                                                  Conductor for New in November Series

Tau Beta Sigma, National Honorary Band Sorority, INC.                               National Vice President for Communication and Recognition

UConn Bands/UConn Music Department, Storrs, CT                                        Graduate Assistant Director: Marching Band, Pep Band                                           Teaching Assistant: Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Undergraduate Conducting

Ridgefield High School, Ridgefield, CT                                                                          Director of Bands: Concert Band, Jazz Band, Wind Ensemble, Marching Band      Music Teacher: Music Technology, Music Theory

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE: INTERNATIONAL/DOMESTIC WORKSHOPS & FESTIVALS

International Conducting Workshop Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria  

Northwestern University Conducting Symposium, Evanston, Il            Recipient of CBDNA 2018 Mike Moss Diversity Conducting Grant Award

The Hartt School Instrumental Conducting Workshop, West Hartford, CT

New England Conservatory Conducting Symposium, Boston, MA

Cortona Sessions for New Music, Cortona, Italy

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