The School of Music is comprised of over 80 faculty and professional staff members devoted to the development of music education, performance, and scholarship within our students and community. Our faculty is well represented on the rosters of the region's top performing arts organizations, including many in principal and leadership positions with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and The Atlanta Opera.

Director of the School of Music

Stephen W. Plate


Julia Becker, Administrative Associate
Susan M. Grant Robinson, Associate Director for Administration
Joseph Greenway, Assistant Director for Production and Technology
Dan Hesketh, Assistant Director for Marketing and Outreach
June Mauser, Administrative Associate
Daniel Patillo, Technical Manager
Richard Peluso, Coordinator of Band Operations and Outreach
Shawn Rieschl Johnson, Associate Director for Programming and Operations