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Music educator

Shawn Joseph DeVito, music educator. Certified Teacher New York State, 1999. Recipient Production of the Year Lewis County Scholarship Pageant award, Miss New York State Scholarship Organization, 1996.

Background

DeVito, Shawn Joseph was born on July 15, 1970 in Lockport, New York, United States. Son of David Mark and Joan Catherine DeVito.

Education

Student, Florida State University, 1993. Bachelor of Music in Education, State University of New York, Fredonia, New York, 1993. Master of Music in Education, Crane School of Music, 1999.

Career

Music teacher South Lewis Central School District, Turin, New York, 1994—2000. Middle school music teacher Watertown Circuit Switched Data -Case Middle School, Watertown, 2000—2002. High school teacher General Brown Central School District, since 2002.

Music director Adams Village Baptist Church, Adams, New York, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Certified Teacher New York State, 1999.

Politics

Religious freedom should be supported and the expressions of faith of others should be respected.

Views

Christians with differing interpretation of the Bible should be engaged in discussions about the ways the Bible can be applied to major world issues.

Membership

Third vice president Watertown Musicales, Watertown, New York, 1997—2002. Secretary South Lewis Shared Decision Making Committee, Turin, 1996—2000. Producer-talent coach Miss Lewis County Scholarship Organization, 1996—2002.

Member of Watertown Musicales (treasurer 2000-2001), Jefferson Lewis Counties Music Teachers Association (publicity director 1997-1998), Music Educators National Conference, New York State School Music Association (vocal adjudicator 2000-2002, director Case Middle School Chorus & Select Choir 2002, Gold Rating award 2002), American Choral Director Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, singing, conducting, acting.

Connections

father:
David Mark

mother:
Joan Catherine DeVito