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Appassionata Piano Studio and Professional Services, LLC, Sole Proprietor and Managing Member | Arvada
Arvada United Methodist Church, Staff Pianist/Accompanist | Arvada
Colorado Christian University, Staff Pianist/Accompanist | Lakewood

New Jersey

Appassionata Piano Studio and Professional Services, LLC, Sole Proprietor and Managing Member | East Windsor
Westminster Choir College of Rider University, Adjunct Faculty | Princeton & Lawrenceville
Musicians in the Making, Faculty and Piano Program Director | Plainsboro
Westminster Conservatory of Music, Faculty | Princeton
American Boychoir School, Accompanist | Princeton 


Babygrande Piano Studio and Professional Services, Sole Proprietor | College Place
Walla Walla University, Faculty, Piano Preparatory Division Assistant Director, and Accompanist | College Place
Christ Lutheran Church, Music Director | Walla Walla
Rogers and Milton Schools, Handbell Director | College Place, Milton-Freewater, OR

North Carolina

Babygrande Piano Studio and Professional Services, Sole Proprietor | Mars Hill, Asheville
Mars Hill University, Choral Accompanist | Mars Hill
Asheville Lyric Opera, Rehearsal Accompanist and Intern | Asheville
Biltmore United Methodist Church, Handbell Director | Asheville
Brittains Cove Presbyterian Church, Music Director | Asheville
Higgins United Methodist Church, Choral Accompanist and Church Pianist | Burnsville
Southern Appalachian Repertory Theater, Assistant Accompanist and Intern | Mars Hill


MTNA | Music Teachers National Association 
CSMTA | Colorado State Music Teachers Association
SAI | Sigma Alpha Iota National Music Fraternity for Women
Cambridge Who's Who Among Businesses and Professionals

Awards and Achievements

MTNA StAR (Student Achievement Recognition) Award, 2010 | Westminster Choir College, NJ
National Deans' List Award, 2006 | Mars Hill University, NC
SAI Scholarship Award, 2005 | Brevard Music Center, NC
Talent Winner Recipient Award, 2005 | Miss Asheville 2005 Competition, NC
Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges Scholarship, 2005 & 2006 | Mars Hill University, NC


Alma Dark Howard Music Scholarship Competition | NC
Alpha Chi Honors Society, Vice-President and Member | NC
Brevard Music Program, Summer | Brevard, NC
International Scholar Laureate Program | Austria
Symphonic Choir performances of Westminster Choir College of Rider University | Carnegie Hall & Lincoln Center, NY, NY

Experience in Professional Services include:

Solo Performances
Event Playing
Collaborative Playing (piano or instrumental)
Vocal, Choral, or Instrumental Accompanying
Service Playing (piano or organ)
Choral Conducting
Handbell Directing


Music embodies feeling without forcing it to contend and combine with thought, as it is forced in most arts and especially in the art of words. -Franz Liszt