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Music educator

Jodie Powell Austin, music educator. Certified teacher. Accompanist, advocate Laurel Community Chorus, 1997—1998; choreographer Laurel Little Theatre, 1999—2000; advisor Future Educators American, 2001; Member of Mississippi High School Activities Association (district chairman 1997-1999), Music Educators National Conference, American Choral Directors Association.

Background

Austin, Jodie Powell was born on August 9, 1972 in Ellisville, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Joe H. and Latrice S. Powell.

Education

Associate of Arts, Jones County Junior College, 1992. Bachelor of Music, University Southern Mississippi, 1994.

Career

Teacher elementary music Forrest County Schools, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 1995—1996. Choral director middle school Jones County Schools, Laurel, 1996—2001, choral director high school, 2001. Pvt, music teacher, Laurel, since 1990.

Church pianist Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Ellisville, since 1990, director children's choir, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher.

Religion

During the second coming of Christ, the God will sit in judgment and divide humanity between the saved and the lost and will sit in judgment of the believers, rewarding them for things done while alive.

Politics

Leadership appointments should reflect the racial and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ.

Views

The strength of a society’s marriages is the greatest cause and indicator of societal health.

Membership

Accompanist, advocate Laurel Community Chorus, 1997—1998. Choreographer Laurel Little Theatre, 1999—2000. Advisor Future Educators American, 2001.

Member of Mississippi High School Activities Association (district chairman 1997-1999), Music Educators National Conference, American Choral Directors Association.

Connections

Married Gregory D. Austin, December 29, 1995.

father:
Joe H.

mother:
Latrice S. Powell

spouse:
Gregory D. Austin