Graduate and Undergraduate Degrees
- Thesis: A Quantitative Comparison of Collective Bargaining Practices & Outcomes in U.S. Symphony Orchestras
- Thesis advisor: Jack Flagler
- Studied with, among others, Dominick Argento, Lloyd Ultan, Paul Fetler and Thomas Lancaster from the School of Music and Marcia Gelpe from the School of Law. Performed with University Chamber Singers, Men’s Chorus, and Concert Band (bassoon).
- Bachelor of Arts ~ Mass Communications
- Bachelor of Science ~ Education (Music) – studied piano with Ramon Salvatore who went on to become a noted performer and champion of neglected American piano music