Teaching Experience

Teaching Awards at Texas State University

2023 Presidential Distinction Award in Scholarly Creative Activity

2019 College Achievement Award in Teaching

2016 Presidential Distinction Award in Teaching 

2013 Presidential Award of Excellence in Teaching Dean Nominee 


Current Teaching Positions

The University of Memphis – Artist/Teacher of Trombone

Interharmony International Music Festival – Faculty

English Brass Academy – Faculty


Past Teaching Positions

Texas State University – Artist/Teacher of Trombone

Henderson State University – Assistant Professor of Low Brass

Huston-Tillotson University – Assistant Professor of Music

Stetson University - Artist-in-Residence

PRIZM International Chamber Music Festival – Faculty


Taught Select International Masterclasses

Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music

Mahidol University – College of Music

Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

Zagreb Academy of Music


Select Adjudication

International Trombone Association’s Trombone Quartet Competition

International Trombone Association’s George Roberts Bass Trombone Competition

International Trombone Association’s Donald Yaxley Bass Trombone Competition

American Trombone Workshop’s National Tenor Trombone Competition

American Trombone Workshop’s National Bass Trombone Competition