I gave my first professional performance in the summer of 1992. In that same summer, I began teaching marching band along with trumpet sectionals. I spent a year in Nebraska working as the band and choir substitute for Pender Public Schools and performing with the North East Nebraska Symphonia. Currently, I teach privately at Herter Music Center in Bay City and out of my home studio. I am also the brass instructor for the Saginaw Bay Youth Orchestra.
While completing my Music Degree at SVSU, I continue to study trumpet performance under Dr. Mark Flegg (Principal Saginaw and Flint Symphonies). I have also studied under Brian Rood (Kansas City Symphony), Dr. David Bohnert, and Bill Campbell.
I have performed as the Solo Trumpet for the Ms. Ecstasy Orchestra with
Carnival Cruise Lines, and with the Livonia Symphony Orchestra. As a member
occasions. I am the band leader of the up-and-coming event band Exit 675 and
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