Editor’s Note: This is an ongoing Q&A profile series introducing new teachers that have joined Ardmore City Schools.
Position: Band Director
School: Ardmore High School
Years in education: First year
Q: What made you decide to work in schools?
My old band director and college coaches. I have benefited from band and music and I want our kids to have that feeling of joy.
Q: What is your favorite part of doing your job?
Being bossy and leading.
Q: What kind of impact do you want to make in your students’ lives?
I want to show my students that hard work pays off and that you need to stay positive to succeed.