CHRISTAL WAGNER

CHRISTAL WAGNER

Advisory Board
Christal Wagner is the new director of bands at Madras Middle School in Coweta County for the 2015-16 school year having recently completed a decade long tenure as the director of bands at Chapel Hill Middle School in Douglas County, Georgia.  Under her direction, the CHMS Band program has grown from 150 to 390 members. ...
ARTHUR McCLENTON

ARTHUR McCLENTON

Advisory Board
Rev. Arthur L. McClenton is a true native Atlantan; born in the Historic Vine City District as number 9 of 10 sibling. He was Atlanta educated as a product of the Atlanta Public Schools, a graduate of Morris Brown College, Georgia State University, Morehouse School of Religion, and The Interdenominational Theological Center. As an Atlanta...
KELLY McKINNEY

KELLY McKINNEY

Advisory Board
Flutist Kelly McKinney performs, teaches, and conducts in the Metro Atlanta area.  She is the conductor of the Fayette Area Flute Choir and the Atlanta Southwind Youth Flute Choir.  Mrs. McKinney (23-year teaching veteran) currently is the band director at Trinity Christian School in Sharpsburg, GA as well as the flute professor at LaGrange College...
CHRISSY HOLBROOK

CHRISSY HOLBROOK

Advisory Board
Chrissy Holbrook is the Director of Bands at Daniell Middle School in Cobb County, Georgia. Prior to coming to Daniell in 2011, she served as the Assistant Band Director at East Cobb Middle School and Hightower Trail Middle School in Cobb County and as the Band Director at private schools in the metro-Atlanta area and...
DIXON MARLOW, MBA

DIXON MARLOW, MBA

Advisory Board
Dixon is honored and proud to serve with The Gift of Music alongside life-long friend, Chris Monroe. Dixon has served in leadership roles with several organizations including four of his own companies. He has been a musician since age 6 and regularly plays the piano/keyboard, trumpet, and writes. Dixon is committed to faithful stewardship of...
JIM SCHMELTZER

JIM SCHMELTZER

Advisory Board
Jim is the owner of Big Note Music and Mobile Instrument Repair, based in Woodstock GA.    Jim and his wife Cindy founded Big Note, in 2011, as the first mobile instrument repair company in Atlanta.  He is a 30 year music industry veteran and earned his bachelor’s degree, in Music Industry, from the University of...