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Music Education

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Class Job Title Employer State
20093rd / 4th Grade Split Class TeacherPuget Sound Christian SchoolWA
1999Artistic DirectorHuman Symphony FoundationMD
2001Bethel High School Choir DirectorBethel Public ShoolsWA
1995Business OwnerIntegrity RemodelingWA
2008ChefSeattle Marriott Waterfront HotelWA
2001Choic Teacher / Choir DirectorEvergreen School District, Covington Middle SchoolWA
1996Choir DirectorHorace Mann Preparatory SchoolNY
2012Choir TeacherSeattle School District #1WA
1999Choir TeacherGreat Falls High SchoolMT
2010Choir Teacher - Stewart Middle SchoolTacoma Public SchoolsWA
2000Choral Director and TeacherSumner High SchoolWA
2000Contact Center SpecialistRecreational Equipment, Inc.WA
2011Department of Choral and Sacred Music Office AssistantUniversity of Southern CaliforniaCA
1996DirectorVirginia Mason FoundationWA
2002Director of BandTruman State UniversityWA
1999Director and FounderOlympia Choral SocietyWA
2011Director of Choral ActivitiesAberdeen and Cosmopolis School DistrictsWA
2009Director of Instrumental MusicCastle Rock School DistrictWA
2005Director of Vocal MusicSnohomish Senior High SchoolWA
2006Elementary Music SpecialistMaple Lawn ElementaryWA
1995Elem Music TeacherHeritage Christian Sch.WA
2008Elementary Music TeacherReynolds Arthur AcademyOR
2011Elementary Music SpecialistEnumclaw School DistrictWA
1999Engineering StudentHogskolen College/Bergen, NorwayOR
1996English and Choir TeacherWhite River SchoolWA
1999Executive AssistantGeorge Mason UniversityVA
2011Head of Sales Rep DivisionVector MarketingWA
1996Individual Giving OfficerSeattle OperaWA
2002Instrumental Music TeacherChicago Public SchoolsIL
2000Job Core Admissions CouncilorDynamic Educational Systems Inc.WA
2012Junior High TeacherWest Valley School District of YakimaWA
2006Junior High, Elementary OrchestraPuyallup International, Inc.WA
1997K-12 Music SpecialistRainier Christian SchoolsOR
2008K-6 General Music TeacherKent School DistrictWA
2004Leadership TrainerYouth With A MissionIA
2006Managing DirectorSeattle Pro MusicaWA
2000Music and Spanish TeacherSumner School DistrictWA
2000Music DirectorCWU, Wilson MS, AC Davis High SchoolWA
2006Music DirectorCreator Lutheran ChurchMT
2011Music EducatorMary Castle School of International StudiesIN
2001Music InstructorCentral Kitsap High SchoolWA
2000Music SpecialistJoseph Gale Elementary SchoolOR
2002Music SpecialistBethel School District #403WA
2001Music SpecialistDaffodil Valley ElementaryWA
1995Music Specialist at Mt. View SchoolShelton School DistrictWA
2011Music Specialist, Young ArtistSammamish Montessori School, Tacoma OperaOR
1995Music TeacherBellingham Public School DistrictWA
2010Music TeacherBellevue School DistrictWA
2000Music TeacherKelso School DistrictWA
2009Music TeacherKent School DistrictWA
2002Music TeacherLakeview Elementary SchoolWA
2010Music TeacherShoreline Christian SchoolWA
2006Music TeacherSouth Kitsap School DistrictWA
1999Music TeacherSt. Vincent DePaulWA
1996On Staff - Music DepartmentSt. Mark's Lutheran Church by the NarrowsWA
2010Orchestra and Band TeacherFederal Way Public SchoolsWA
2008Orchestra SpecialistBethel Public SchoolsWA
2002OwnerMama and Baby Health and Nursing SupplyWA
2000PastorNorth Park SeminaryWA
2001Pastry CookSalish Lodge and SpaWA
1996Piano / Oboe TeacherSelf-EmployedAP
2004Private Piano & Vocal InstructorSelf EmployedWA
1996Speech-Language PathologistBeaverton School DistrictOR
2009Substitute TeacherAuburn / Tacoma School DistrictWA
2009Substitute TeacherAuburn School DistrictWA
2012Substitute TeacherBethel School DistrictWA
2006Substitute TeacherBethel School District #403WA
2009Substitute TeacherSchool Districts - Northshore, Edmonds, Shoreline, Lake WashWA
2009Substitute TeacherTacoma School DistrictWA
2010Substitute Teacher - MusicFord Middle SchoolWA
2002TeacherClover Park SD-Hudtloff Mid SchWA
2001Title Insurance Assistant / Part-Time TeacherStewart Title and EscrowWA
2000Youth DirectorEvergreen Presbyterian ChurchWA