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Music educator

Stephanie Kenyatta Sanders, music educator. Teacher's Certified Texas, 1993. Recipient Faculty Development, Norfolk State University, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003.

Background

Sanders, Stephanie Kenyatta was born on April 20, 1970 in Anderson, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Lola Sanders Redmond and Saadiq Saajad.

Education

Bachelor of Music in education, Jackson State University, 1988—1992. Master of Music, University of Houston, 1993—1995. Further Study, Regent University, 2001.

Career

Private lesson instructor - saxophone, flute and bassoon Houston Indiana School District, Houston, 1993—1997, Fort Bend Indiana School District, Missouri City, 1993—1997. Assistant band director MacArthur High School, Houston, 1995—1997. Assistant director of bands / instructor of music Alcorn State University, Alcorn State, Mississippi, 1997—2000.

Jazz ensemble director Prairie View Agricultural and Mechanical University, Prairie View, Texas, 1998—1999. Assistant professor of music / jazz ensemble director / assistant director of bands Norfolk State University, Norfolk, Virginia, since 2000. Consultant Norfolk Public Schools, Norfolk, Virginia, 2000.

Achievements

  • Teacher's Certified Texas, 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Musician: (solo performer) Virginia Symphony.

Membership

Advisory board for flute faire Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, 2001. Member of Music Educators National Conference, International Association Of Jazz Educators, College Band Directors National Association, American Federation of Musicians - Local 125, Phi Delta Kappa, Order of Eastern Star, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Kappa Kappa Psi Honorary Band Fraternity (honorary), Tau Beta Sigma Honorary Band Sorority (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, performing, dining, conversationalist, travel.

Connections

father:
Lola Sanders Redmond

mother:
Saadiq Saajad