Alumni Placements

(University or Professional conducting positions since 2000)


DCA indicates Director of Choral Activities

American University, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Aurora University, DCA

Austin Peay University, DCA

Ball State University, Assoc. DCA

The Crane School of Music, Asst. Prof. of Choral Music

Duke University, Director, Duke Chapel Choir

Georgia Southern University, DCA

Kansas State University, Co-DCAs

Kent State University-Stark, DCA

Korean National University of Arts (Seoul,) Professor of Choral Conducting

Lee University, Assoc. DCA

Louisiana State University, Interim Assoc. DCA

Lycoming University, DCA

Meredith College, DCA

Missouri State University, DCA

North Texas College, DCA

Northern State University, DCA

Northwest Louisiana State University, Assoc. DCA

Pacific Lutheran University, Assoc. DCA

Pacific Lutheran University, Interim Assoc. DCA

Portland State University, Interim DCA

Sam Houston State University, DCA

San Jose State University, DCA

Southern Nazarene University, DCA

Southwest Missouri State, DCA

Southwestern Oklahoma State University, DCA

Texas Wesleyan University, DCA

The University of Central Arkansas, Assoc. Prof. of Choral Music Ed.

The University of Central Missouri, DCA

University of Chiapas, Chiapas, Mexico, Choral Conductor

The University of Delaware, Assoc. DCA

The University of Georgia, Assoc. DCA

The University of Kansas, DCA

The University of Memphis, Director, Choral Music Ed.

The University of Montana, DCA

The University of the Ozarks, DCA

The University of Science and Arts of Chiapas (Mexico), Choral Conductor

The University of Texas at Arlington, DCA

The University of Texas Dallas, Choral Conductor

The University of Tulsa, DCA

The University of West Florida, DCA

The University of Wyoming, Assoc. DCA

Westminster Choir College, Assoc. Professor II of Conducting

Professional Choir/Civic Chorus
Conductor Placements/Achievements


Andong City Choir, Conductor

Bucheon Philharmonic Chorus, Conductor

Chuncheon City Choir, Conductor

Dajeon Philharmonic Chorus, Conductor

Daejeon Philharmonic Chorus, Associate Conductor

Goyang City Choir, Conductor


Fort Worth Voices, Artistic Director/Founder

Kinnara (New Jersey), Artistic Director/Founder

Project Eve (Dallas), Artistic Director/Founder

South Dakota Chorale, Artistic Director/Founder

The Tennessee Chamber Chorus, Artistic Director/Founder

Young Singers of New York, Artistic Director/Conductor

Frisco (TX) Chorale, Artistic Director/Conductor

Major Church Appointments

St. Monica's Cathedral, Dallas, TX, DM

John's Hill UMC, Atlanta, GA, DM

FUMC, Richardson, TX, Assoc. DM

Seoul (Korea) Cathedral, YoonChung Chang, Assoc. DM

Caswell Springs UMC, Wade, MS, DM

Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, Bedford, TX, DM

Grace Presbyterian Church, Plano, TX, DM

Plymouth Park UMC, Irving, TX, DM

ACDA Appointments/Elected Positions

National Chair, Youth and Student Activities Repertoire and Standards Committee – Amanda Quist

National Program Chair, National ACDA Conference, Dallas (2013) – Brian Galante

National Technology Committee, Member, Joshua Oppenheim and Brian Galante

Delaware State President – Duane Cottrell

Southwestern Division Chair, Men’s Choir R&S Committee – Paul Tucker

Southwestern Division Chair, Youth and Student Activities R&S Committee – Julie Yu

Southwestern Division Chair, Vocal Jazz R&S Committee – Jim Graves

Past Student Vetted Appearances at National/Regional/State Conferences

Boston Early Music Festival, Boston, 2012 – Duke University Collegium Musicum, Brain Schmidt

National ACDA Conference, Chicago, 2011 – Young Singers of New York, Michael Kerschner

National ACDA Conference, Salt Lake City, 2015 – South Dakota Chorale, Brian Schmidt

National ACDA Conference, Salt Lake City, 2015 – FWAFA Middle School Choir, Ian Yeung

National NCCO Conference, Charleston, WV, 2012, – Kansas State Men’s Choir, Joshua Oppenheim

Southwestern Division Conference, Dallas, 2012– Kansas State Chorale, Julie Yu and Joshua Oppenheim

Southwestern Division Conference, Dallas, 2012 – Southern Nazarene Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Jim Graves

Southwestern Division Conference, Little Rock, 2014 – Sam Houston State University Chorale, James Franklin

Tennessee Choral Directors State Conference, 2013 – Tennessee Chamber Chorus, Cameron LaBarr

Texas Choral Directors Association State Conference, 2012 – Project Eve, Caitlin Wells

Texas Music Educators Association State Conference, 2013 - UT Arlington Chorale, Karen Kenaston-French