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Staff for the Community School of the Arts

Administration:

Matthew Burns - Coordinator

Visual Arts:

Tim Pafford - Watercolors, Drawing, Oils, Pastels
Susan McGolrick - Art for Children/Teens
Mary Alice Burkhart - Calligraphy
Shelby Crutcher - Beginning Ceramics
Melody Shipley - Advanced Ceramics
Sarah Kent- Youth Ceramics 

Crafts:

Rachel Ison - Jewelry Making
Patty Davis - Flower Arranging
Susan McGolrick - Basket Weaving, Book Binding 

Photography/Digital Arts:

Lois Jones - Digital SLR Photography
David W. Shelton - Web Design, Computer Graphics, Photoshop

Dance:

Margaret Rennerfeldt - Ballet, Reading Readiness (APSU Faculty)
Claira Estes - Dance Level One and Two, Ballet I
Taylor Vanders - Adult Ballet 

Writing:

Quincy Rhoads - Creative Writing, Manuscript prep, poetry

Theater:

Edd Garcia - Theater for Children, Improvisation

Music (Individual Instruction):

Piano:

Dora Podkovyroff-Lewis
Justin Fitch
Tyler Saunders
Yoon E. Pak

Strings:

Cristi Burkeen- violin, viola
Rachel Pariseau - violin
Lindsey Smith Trostle - cello
Elaine Martin - cello
Emily Crane - violin (APSU Full Time Faculty, audition only)*

Guitar:

Christopher Groves
Jason Pollack (APSU student)**
Jeremy Holt - guitar/mandolin/bass

Woodwinds:

Malinda Cox- double reeds
Yamil Camacho - clarinet
Austin Ward - saxophone (APSU student)**
Jeanette Zyko - double reeds (APSU Full Time Faculty, audition only)*
Lisa Read Wolynec - flute (APSU Full Time Faculty, audition only)*

Brass:

TBD - trombone
Daniel Milner - horn
Michael Ritter - trumpet

Percussion:

Carlos Johnson - all percussion

Voice:

Justin Nelson (APSU student)**
Gail Robinson-Oturu (APSU Full Time Faculty, audition only*

Music Ensembles/Group Classes:

Briana Larsen - Early Childhood Music Classes
Simone Parker
 - Grace Notes Youth String Orchestra Director

*Individual Music Instructors that are marked with a (*) are full-time APSU music faculty and give lessons through the CSA by audition only. The cost for lessons with full time APSU music faculty differs from other CSA staff.

**CSA instructors that are marked with a (**) are students at APSU and are recommended by the faculty of their departments and also have a separate cost. 

Please see the Individual Music Instruction page for more information.