Academics

Music Faculty


 

Chair, Department of Music 

                                                                      
  Dr. Victor Vallo Jr., Ph.D. Professor of Music            Department Chair
   Debbie Jarman Administrator           Department of Music

 

I nstrumental Faculty                

                                           




Dr. Jerry Gatch, D.M.A. Associate Professor of Music Director of Bands; Wind Symphony; Jazz Big Band; Music Technology; Applied French Horn; Instrumental Methods & Material; World Music
Dr. Barry McGinnis, D.M.A. Associate Professor of Music Director of Woodwind Ensembles and Jazz Combo; Woodwind Instructor; Music History
Janet Long, M.Ed. Music Education Professor Music Education Specialist
Dr. John Roberts, D.M.A. Assistant Professor of Music Assistant Director of Bands; Director of Percussion Ensemble; Percussion Instructor
Matt Smith, M.M. Instructor of Music Guitar Instructor

Korinne Smith, M.M. Instructor of Music Flute
Tzu-Ying Liao, M.A. Instructor of Music Cello 
Andrew Lynn, M.M., M.A.T Instructor of Music Violin/Viola
Austin Gaboriau, B.M. Instructor of Music Double Bass; Bass Guitar
Briana Leaman, B.M. Instructor of Music    Oboe
Chris Imhoff, M.M. Instructor of Music Trumpet
Neil Duncan, M.M. Instructor of Music     Low Brass (Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba)
 

K eyboard Faculty                

  Dr. Sarah Masterson, D.M.A.  Assistant Professor of Music   Applied Piano and Music Theory
  Wanda Neese, M.M. Instructor of Music Prepratory Music Department; Accompanist; Secondary Piano
  Denise Rudell, M.M. Instructor of Music Accompanist; Secondary Piano
  Becky Smith, B.A. Instructor of Music Accompanist; Secondary Piano
  Kimberlee Turnbough, M.M. Instructor of Music Accompanist; Secondary Piano
  Dr. John Valerio, D.M.A. Instructor of Music Jazz Studies; Composition
  Dr. Robert Hawkins, Ph.D. Instructor of Music Organ Instructor & Secondary Piano; Church Music; Music Theory; College Organist

Voice Faculty                             

                                                                                                                        

 Dr. Chris Sheppard, D.M.A. Assistant Professor of Music  Director of Choral Activities; Voice Instructor

Stephanie Beinlich, M.M. Vocal Instructor Voice Studies; Opera Workshop

Dawn Driggers, B.M. Instructor of Music Accompanist; Secondary Piano; Secondary Voice  

Music Faculty