• Degree in Music and the Music Industry
• Spent years in College performing with a Christian Pop Quartet called Heart’s Desire.
• 30 years publicly performing solos.
BACKGROUND IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY ON MUSIC ROW FOR MANY YEARS
—BMI (Broadcast Music Inc.) as a Music Licensing Executive
—Songwriters Guild of America-assisted in handling songwriter events and workshops on Music Row
–Took 10 years of Voice Lessons (Classical, Opera and Modern Voice)
–Worked as a Studio Singer in Nashville for years
–Recorded and Released Multiple Albums starting at age 18. Two Albums were recorded by Phillip Wolf. (Producer of Alabama) *Wrote 3 published songs and recorded them on my albums.
— Assisted with the Dove Awards and GMA week.
— Toured Nationally
–showcased vocally all over Nashville on behalf of publishing co.
–*Been involved with various Nashville organizations such as NSAI, BMI, CMA, ASCAP, GMA, the Songwriters Guild of America as well as attended various workshops.
*Have taught Pro Voice Lessons for 13 years.
* Worked as a back-up vocalist as well as a recording studio singer for various top name songwriters and vocal artists in multiple studios all over Nashville.
**Started a BMI publishing Co. —Spent time TOURING Nationally
** Sang on praise team at church since elementary yrs.
*Music Director and led a Praise team and band at a church in TN.
— Assisted with the Dove Awards and GMA week in 2003 and worked with various Christian Artists.