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Cheryl Swamson Stephenson

Cheryl Swamson Stephenson, music company executive, educator. Member of National Guild of Community Schools of the Arts (school directors committee since 2003), International Double Reed Society, American Music Therapy Association (chair professional advisory committee since 1995), Alpha Omicron Pi (local advisor).

Background

  • Stephenson, Cheryl Swamson was born on August 1, 1963 in St. Petersburg, Florida, United States. Daughter of Robert Carl and Helen Irene Swanson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Music, East Carolina University, 1985. Master of Music, Michigan State University, 1988.

    Career

    • Creative arts therapist Dorathea Dix Hospital, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1988—1990. Director activity therapy Walter B. Jones Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center, Greenville, 1988—1990. Executive director Music Academy Eastern Carolina, since 1997.

      Instrumental music teachers St. Peter's, Greenville, 1999—2003. Interim music director Jarvis Memorial United Methodist Church, Greenville, 1993—1995, Greenville, 2003—2004. Freelance soloist, since 1988.

    Membership

    Member of National Guild of Community Schools of the Arts (school directors committee since 2003), International Double Reed Society, American Music Therapy Association (chair professional advisory committee since 1995), Alpha Omicron Pi (local advisor).

    Connections

    • Married Randolph Michael Stephenson. Children: Milena, Natalia.
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    Born August 1, 1963
    (age 54)
    • 1985
      E. Carolina University
    • 1988
      Michigan State University
    • 1988 - 1990
      Creative arts therapist Dorathea Dix Hospital
      Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
    • 1988 - 1990
      director, activity therapy Walter B. Jones Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center
      Greenville, North Carolina, United States
    • 1997
      executive, director Music Academy Eastern Carolina