Columbia University, Teachers College

Hofstra University, School of Education

Applied Music Lessons



Teaching certification & Experience


  • K–12 Music (Initial) in the state of New York. Passed edTPA with Mastery. Control # 944083151

  • PreK–12 Music (Initial) in the state of Connecticut. Endorsement code 049. Cert. # C052018000476

  • Choral Director for “The Choir,” a chamber choir of adult singers in Manhattan (Sept. 2019 to present)

  • White Plains City School District, rotated between 3 schools – Full-time elementary general music teacher (Sept. 2018 to June 2019). George Washington Elementary, Church St Elementary, and Post Rd Elementary schools.

  • The Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation – (Sept. 2017 to present).  Full-time music teacher responsible for teaching piano classes to grades 7 & 8 and vocal/general music classes to grades 9–12.  

  • Applied Voice Lessons at Teachers College, Columbia University (adult level)

  • Elementary General Music at Stewart School (Garden City) with Ms. Kelly Grace (student teaching)

  • High School Choir at Massapequa High School Ames  Campus with Mr. Malcom Gilbert (student teaching)

  • Adolescent male voice class – The Young Men’s Vocal Ensemble, Every Voice Choirs – (volunteer teaching)

  • Private tutor – Choral Conducting course at Hofstra University.


Administrative Experience


  • Administrative consultant to Every Voice Choirs, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit youth music program based in Manhattan. Spring 2017 to present.


Selected Vocal Performance Experience


Professional Development Experience


Awards and Accolades

  • The 2015 Hofstra Music Education Department Award for research in the field of music education– undergraduate honors thesis on aural skills acquisition

  • Hofstra Presidential Scholarship and Dean’s List for exceptional academic achievement

  • Multiple scholarship grants for exceptional music performance, including the Newsday Scholarship and the Dorothy B. Hoag award for excellence in music performance.


Technological Skills