Education and Work History


University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder CO

Doctor of Musical Arts in Flute performance & pedagogy, 1997

Doctoral paper: Crosswinds: Flute Literature Influenced by the Japanese Shakuhachi

Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

Master of Music in Ethnomusicology, 1987

Thesis: Devotional Music of Gujaratis in Florida

Master of Music in Flute performance, 1987

Baldwin Wallace College, Conservatory of Music, Berea, OH

Bachelor of Music in Flute performance, Cum laude, 1983


San Antonio College, Assistant Professor of Music 

Our Lady of the Lake University, Associate Professor of Music

Interlochen Summer Arts Camp, Flute instructor

Trinity University, Flute Instructor

Metropolitan State College of Denver, Flute Instructor


Interlochen Center for the Arts, Assistant Director of Music for Camp and Operations, 2023 - 

San Antonio College, Fine Arts Department, Music Coordinator, 2014 - present

Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, TX

    Associate Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, 2011-12

    Dept of Performing Arts Chair, 2010 - 2011

    Music Department Chair, 2004 – 2012

    Music Events Coordinator, 2000 – 2012

    Co-director, Calle 24 Performing Arts Series, 2006 – 2010

    Liaison with Guadalupe Cultural Arts Initiative, 2006 – 2007