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Music educator

Jeffrey Ryan Thomas, music educator. Certified professional teacher Michigan. Member of American String Teachers Association (associate), Music Educators National Conference (associate), Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association (associate; adjudicator 1998—2005, string committee chair District 12 since 2000).

Background

Thomas, Jeffrey Ryan was born on August 19, 1971 in Livonia, Michigan, United States. Son of Robert Kastner and Donna Jean Thomas.

Education

Bachelor Music Education, Bachelor in History, Eastern Michigan University, 1994. Master of Arts in Music Education, University Michigan, 1998.

Career

Private teacher string instruments, Ottawa Lake, Michigan, 1994—2005. Teacher Bedford Public Schools, Temperance, since 1994, music department chair, since 1999. Director Harvest Orchestra (Homesch.), Ottawa Lake, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Certified professional teacher Michigan.

Membership

Member of American String Teachers Association (associate), Music Educators National Conference (associate), Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association (associate. Adjudicator 1998—2005, string committee chair District 12 since 2000).

Connections

Married LeeAnn VanWormer, December 7, 1996. Children: Ashley Laura Zaracki, Leah Michelle, Erin Julia, Alexander Ross, Karis Boyer.

father:
Robert Kastner

mother:
Donna Jean Thomas

spouse:
LeeAnn VanWormer

child:
Ashley Laura Zaracki Thomas

child:
Leah Michelle Thomas

child:
Erin Julia Thomas

child:
Alexander Ross Thomas

child:
Karis Boyer Thomas