SDACDA Leadership

HONOR CHOIRS

Junior Honor Choir Board of Directors

Ann Deckert, Executive Director
Gloria Harrison, Founder
Judy Fauss, Auditions
Melissa Fikse, Housing Chair - Mixed Chorus
Janice Gilbert, Housing Chair - Women's Chorus

 


Senior Honor Choir Board of Directors

Stacy Gross, Executive Director, Personnel Director and Alumni Chair
Lora Moriarty, Treasurer
Jane Ruud, Audition Chair
Rogene Brown, Camp Chair
Katie Greenlee, Advertising

Paul Rardin is Elaine Brown Chair of Choral Music and Chair of the Vocal Arts Department at Temple University, where he conducts the Concert Choir, teaches graduate conducting, and oversees the seven-choir program at Temple’s Boyer College of Music and Dance. Rardin previously taught at the University of Michigan and Towson University, and was formerly artistic director of the Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia. His choirs have performed at the national conference of the National Collegiate Choral Organization, and at regional conferences of the American Choral Directors Association and National Association for Music Education.

 

Rardin has served as a guest conductor for all-state choirs in eighteen states, for divisional honor choirs for ACDA and Music Educators National Conference, and for Manhattan Concert Productions at Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. He has presented clinics for state, regional, and national conferences of the American Choral Directors Association.

 

Rardin is a graduate of Williams College and the University of Michigan, where he received the M.M. in composition and the D.M.A. in conducting. His compositions and arrangements are published by Santa Barbara Music Publishing.

 

Rardin lives in suburban Philadelphia with his wife, Sandy.