D.M.A., Michigan State University; M.M., Andrews University; B.A., Parana State School of Music and Fine Arts, Curitiba, Brazil. Previously on the faculties of Truman State University, Oklahoma State University, and the University Of Tennessee. Has served as guest conductor of the Tulsa Youth Symphony, the Oklahoma Youth Symphonies, the Brasilia National Theater Symphony Orchestra, the Oak Ridge Symphony Orchestra, and the National Music Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra in Amman, Jordan. Guest conducting engagements also with the Chungnan Philharmonic Orchestra; Sang Rok Festival Orchestra, South Korea; Antunes Chamber Orchestra; and the 25th Brasilia Summer Festival Orchestras, Brazil. Violin and Viola Studies with Robert Dan, I-Fu Wang, and Klaus W ûsthoff. Conducting with Leon Gregorian and Osvaldo Colarusso. Chamber Music with Joseph Fuchs, Robert Dan, Yuko Iwatami, George Sopkin, Barbara Stein Mallow, and Andrew Dawes. Violist with the Utah Music Festival, Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival, the 25th Brasilia Summer Music Festival, and the Tulsa Philharmonic.