I attended Dordt College in Sioux Center, IA. Majored in K-12 Music Education with emphasis in organ performance. Masters degree was from Drake University in Des Moines, IA, in Choral Conducting with emphasis in voice. I taught music in elementary and high school for six years. I have been a church organist since age 15 and have also served as a church music director in IA, MN, FL and CO since college graduation. I am presently Assistant Director of Worship, Music and the Arts/Organist at Village Seven Presbyterian Church in Colorado Springs.