New York University (NYU)
​Adjunct Voice Faculty, 2010-Present

  • working with professional broadway actors, Recording Artists, rock band singers, singer songwriters, and beginner singers

  • All levels and voice types


​Private Voice Studio (New York City)

  • With access to Denver, Colorado; Des Moines and central iowa

  • Individual instruction in vocal technique/singing

  • Song Coaching Performance/Audition Vocal Prep


Broadway Artist Alliance

  • American Idol Masterclass

  • 2012 FACULTY


Drake University

Adjunct Voice Professor & Master Class Clinician

  • ADJUNCT PROFESSOR (2015)

  • Masterclass Clinician, 2011 (vocal perf. & Musical Thea. Departments)

  • private coaching, 2013 (Musical theatre department)


McSweeny's School of the Performing Arts

  • Master Classes & coaching (2007-Present)

  • Theatre Workshop (2008-Present)

  • Desiring the arts festival, founded 2012 (2012-present)

  • the mcsweeny-buhr scholarship for the arts (Founded 2012)


Hubbel Elementary:

  • Taught Acting, 2010


Teaching Interests: Singing, Vocal Technique/Pedagogy, Musical Theatre, Acting, Coaching, Performing, and Directing


Vocal Pedagogy: Richard Miller, Dr. Brian Gill, Johan Sundberg, Filipa La, Jeremy Aye, and Michael Ricciardone

personal Coaching: Kathleen Marshall, david chase, Danny Burnstein, Richard Miller, Michael Heaston, Sally Stunkel, Katheline Goeldner, caleb hoyer, Grant wenaus, Zachary Redler, james olmstead, eric kang, kyle henri, michelle havlik-jergens, fran griffith, phillip king.


Master Classes attended: Dawn Upshaw, sherill milnes, cheryl studer, paul kiesgen, michael heaston, sally stunkel, brian gill, johan sundberg, katheline goeldner, sally stunkel, anthony rapp.


Workshops:

  • NATS 50TH ANNIVERSARY NATIONAL CONVENTION IN NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE

  • teaching men how to sing workshop, indiana university     


New York University

  • MM in Vocal Performance with a Specialization in Musical Theatre

  • Advanced Certificate in Vocal Pedagogy                   

  • Outstanding Achievement and Citizenship Award in Vocal Performance


Drake university

  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance                     

  • Musical Theatre Minor                      

  • Acting Minor               


Nats (National association of teachers of singing)

Finalist (2 years)                

Semi-Finalist (6 years)

experience & education