In today’s episode, Kathryn Cole of Springfield MO and I dive into stories of selling two major undertakings to her administrators, and how she did it all in her THIRD YEAR at her middle school!
Kathryn Cole earned her bachelor’s degree in vocal music education from Evangel University in May of 2008. She continued on to receive a master’s of music in choral conducting from Missouri State University. Upon graduating in 2010, Cole began serving on the faculty of Evangel University, Ozarks Technical Community College, and Grace Classical Academy where she spent the first four years of her teaching career. She also served as an accompanist and conductor for Children’s Choirs of Southwest Missouri for two seasons. Cole is in her third year as the Director of Vocal Music and Piano Lab Specialist at Bolivar Middle School in Bolivar, Missouri. She is also the color guard coach at Bolivar High School. She soon plans to pursue a doctoral degree with a focus in choral conducting. Cole is the owner of ColeCreative, LLC. – a client-centered brand development agency. She also works as Director of Talent for SPARK Events in Springfield, Missouri. She grew up in Munford, Tennessee and is the daughter of The Honorable Mr. and Mrs. Dwayne Cole.