Faculty & Staff

Academic & Performance Area Directors

Dr. Lisa A. Billingham

Director of Graduate Studies; Choral Conducting

Mark Camphouse

Director of Concert Bands; Composition & Conducting

Dr. Stanley Engebretson

Director of Choral Studies

Dr. Jesse Guessford

Director of Music Technology; Composition

John Kilkenny

Assistant Director of Concert Bands; Director of Percussion Studies

Dr. Dennis Layendecker

Heritage Chair in Music; Director of Orchestral Studies

Patricia Miller

Director of Vocal Studies, Opera; Mezzo-Soprano

Dr. Linda Apple Monson

Director, Mason School of Music; Director of Keyboard Studies

Dr. Michael Nickens

Director of Athletic Bands; Tuba

Dr. Tom C. Owens

Associate Director, School of Music

Dr. Darden Purcell

Director of Jazz Studies; Jazz Voice

Dr. Glenn Smith

Director of Theory & Composition; Director of Music and Well-Being Programs

Dr. Brian Wuttke

Director of Music Education