Fine Arts-Band Director
I graduated from Sussex Central High School in Sussex VA
I graduated from Central Texas College in Killeen TX
I graduated from The University Of Texas in San Antonio in San Antonio TX
I Hold an Associate Degree in General Studies and a Bachelor Degree in Music
I have attended the Music for All Symposium at Ball State University, the Music Theory Advanced Placement Course at Rice University and the GT certification training.
I Assummed the Director of Bands for Hempstead ISD in June 2010. I teach at class at both the High School and MIddle School. Thhid year i will be teaching the Hempstead Bobcat Band and music thoery at the High SChool and beginner band classes and a guitar class at the the Middle School.
I began my teaching career as the Assistant Band Director at Fort Stockton High School in fort Stockton TX in July 2007. I assumed the Head Middle School Band directors position in 2008. Prior to teaching I was Enlisted in the United States Army and a Saxophonist. I retired with the rank of Sargent First Class. I have held positions as section leader, group leader and enlisted jazz band leader. I was the 5th Recruiting Brigade Band Liaison from 1994 to 1998.
I have been a professional Saxophonist and love to play Jazz. I play alto sax with The Woodland’s Concert Band. Music my life and I speak music.