Starting an interest in music at the age of 9, taking piano lesson and singing in the church choir. I attended Itawamba Junior College and the University of Mississippi, working on a B.S. in Music Education before moving onto a professional career in music. My musical background styles include Classical, R&B, Pop, Jazz, Gospel and Broadway. Worked with the United Methodist Church for several years as one of the world renowned Lake Junaluska Singers, traveled and entertained various Christian organizations and filming Christian family television. Performed at both Avery Fisher Hall at the Metropolitan Opera House and Carnegie Hall with the American Symphony Orchestra. I spent several years performing nightly at the famous Chattanooga Choo Choo’s Station House Restaurant. Worked as a private piano/ vocal instructor and studio musician. For the past 19 years lived in Phoenix working with the Glendale, based "One More Time Band" and as a featured vocalist with The Kenny Thames Trio.
Founded in 1944, National Association of Teachers of Singing, Inc. (NATS) is the largest professional association of teachers of singing in the world with more than 7,000 members worldwide.