Degrees and Certifications:
MS in Management and Leadership BM in Music Education Orff Certification
Mr. Z is a uniquely skilled musician and educator of music. He has been a dedicated musician for nearly all of his life. He began playing music for the church at an early age. Mr. Z has had many successes in his life and career. He is a graduate of Prairie View A&M University with a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education and he has a Master's Degree in Management and Leadership.
His professional affiliations include (TMEA) Texas Music Educators Association, American Orff-Schulwerk Association, (Texas AFT) and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity. Along with being the Music Specialist, he has been a part of the (PBIS) Positive Behavior Intervention Support team, (TAF) Teachers as Facilitators, various Mentor Programs, and many other programs to help assist students to reach their full potential. In his career he has been an impact to the lives of thousands of young people and he has developed a love and appreciation for music in each of them.
Mr. Z believes, " I Don't Just Help Kids Make Great Music, I Use Music To Make Great Kids"