Expertise

Applied voice, diction, vocal literature, voice pedagogy, opera workshop, choral conducting, sacred music.

Past Affiliations

Assistant Professor, Department of Music, College of Liberal Arts, Auburn University (past)
2012 - 2015

Assistant Professor, Department of Music, School of the Arts, Shorter College (past)
2006 - 2012

Communities
Music
Degrees
DMA, New England Conservatory, Vocal Performance, 2006
MM, Hartt School, Vocal Performance and Music History, 2003
BM, Ithaca College, Vocal Performance, Music Education, and Music Theory, 1999
Keywords
voice pedagogy vocology singing performance art song opera musical theatre sacred music musicology music theory conducting vocal literature vocal health oratorio chamber music choral music music education
Languages
English, French, German, Italian
Honors

Sewanee Fellow-in-Residence, School of Theology, University of the South, 2016

SEC Visting Faculty Travel Grant, Office of the Provost, Auburn University, 2016

Discretionary Teaching Grant-in-Aid Award, Office of the Provost, Auburn University, 2015

Eleanor Hale Wilson Summer Scholarship Grant, Mu Phi Epsilon Foundation, 2015

New Faculty Summer Research Grant, College of Liberal Arts, Auburn University, 2015

Bettylou Scandling Hubin Music Technology Grant, Mu Phi Epsilon Foundation, 2015

Auburn Author Award, Graduate School, Auburn University, 2015

Urgent Research/Travel Grant, OVPR, Auburn University, 2015

Best Poster Presentation Award (2nd Place), The Voice Foundation, 2014

Breeden Endowment Grant for Teaching Effectiveness, Biggio Center, Auburn University, 2014

Associations
American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)
American Guild of Organists (AGO)
American Musicological Society (AMS)
Association of Anglican Musicians (AAM)
College Music Society (CMS)
Hymn Society (HS) of the United States and Canada
International Congress of Voice Teachers (ICVT)
International Phonetic Association (IPA)
Mu Phi Epsilon (MΦE)
Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)
National Association for Music Education (NAfME)
National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)
National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC)
New York Singing Teachers Association (NYSTA)
Pan-American Vocology Association (PAVA)
Pan-European Voice Conference (PEVOC)
Phi Beta (ΦΒ)
Phi Delta Kappa (ΦΔΚ)
Phi Kappa Phi (ΦΚΦ)
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia (ΦMA)
Pi Kappa Lambda (ΚΔπ)
Pi Lambda Theta (πΛθ)
Society for American Music (SAM)
Society for Ethnomusicology (SEM)
Society for Music Theory (SMT)
Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC)
The Voice Foundation (TVF)