Education & Experience: 

* Masters in Music/Vocal Performance (Conservatory of Music at University of Missouri, Kansas City) & Bachelors in Music/Vocal Performance (Idaho State University).

* Studied with W. Stephen Smith (Northwestern University, author of The Naked Voice: A Wholistic Approach to Singing), Dr. Rebecca Sherburn (UMKC), Kathleen Lane (ISU).

* Classically trained/Education and career in opera for 10 years. (Rimrock Opera, Opera in the Ozarks, Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, Center City Opera, Opera Philadelphia).

* Singer-Songwriter/Multi-Instrumentalist with Saint Lumen (Independent Colorado Band).

* Diverse Musical Background: Jazz, Theatre, Opera, Professional Choral, Singer-Songwriter, Indie Rock Band.

* 20+ years studying voice privately.

* 10+ years studying piano privately.