George Killian
Director of Choral Activities & Music Education / Associate Professor of Music / Department Chair

Dr. George W. Killian, Jr., earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in music education from Anderson University and received a Master of Music degree in choral conducting from Ball State University. In December of 2000, Dr. Killian graduated from…

Nancy Barnes
Music Department Secretary

Nancy is responsible for new student recruitment and auditions, course scheduling, coordinating classroom schedules for the MCA, maintaining instruments and office equipment, typing programs and coordinating all music department events, as…

Eric Clancy
Adjunct Faculty (Jazz Improv)

Eric Clancy started out in music as a mostly self-taught pianist. Later, he received instruction in harmony and composition from George Rickton, a student of Allan Reuss who played with Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington.

Jiyoung Jeoung
Adjunct Professor (Applied Piano, Applied Organ, Class Piano I, II)

Dr. Jeoung, was born in Gwangju, South Korea. She is currently works as a piano instructor at Huntington University and Manchester University in Indiana. Dr. Jeoung completed a Doctoral degree and Master's degree in piano performance and…

Joni Killian
Adjunct Faculty (Applied Voice)

Joni Camille Killian, lyric soprano, is a native of Columbia City, Indiana. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Choral Music Education from Anderson University and a Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance from Arizona State University.

Doug McElhaney
Adjunct (Symphonic Band, Trombone and Tuba) (Applied Voice)

Doug McElhaney graduated from DePauw University in 1988 with a Bachelor Degree in Instrumental Education and then graduated from Indiana University with a Master Degree in Administration. He has been a band director for over twenty-five…

Terra Rowley
Adjunct Faculty

Terra Rowley earned a Bachelor's Degree in Vocal Performance from Northwestern University in June of 1992. She continued her studies at Florida State University where she completed a Master's Degree in Music Therapy. Since then, she has…

Elizabeth Smith
Adjunct Professor (Theory, Aural Skills, Violin, Piano, Concertmaster)

Elizabeth was born in Northampton, England. She gained her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in music from the University of York. She also gained a PGCE in music from the University of Cambridge. Elizabeth currently performs solo, orchestral…