Resident Artist Faculty

Our professional music faculty are dedicated to sharing their talents and experience. Many of them have performed nationally and internationally. They are concert artists, symphony members, jazz composers, and noted conductors. These professionals enjoy teaching and bringing out the best in each camper.

Cherie Van Zant, Director of Graduate and Programs for the Department of Music, Summer Music Camp Director.  B.M., B.A., Lebanon Valley College, M.M. Duquesne University.

Michelle Barraclough, Adjunct Instructor of Music, flute.
B.F.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.M., Catholic University.

Dalinda Bohr, Adjunct Instructor of Music, violin, string ensembles. 
B.A., M.M.E., Lebanon Valley College.

Beverly Butts, Adjunct Instructor of Music, clarinet.
B.S., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., Michigan State University; doctoral studies at New York University.

Cheryl Campbell, Adjunct Instructor of Music, piano.
B.A. Lebanon Valley College, M.M. Westminster Choir College of Rider University.

 John Copenhaver, Adjunct Instructor of Music, trumpet, concert band.
B.S., Lebanon Valley College, M.M., West Chester University.

James Erdman, Adjunct Instructor of Music, trombone, euphonium, tuba.
Former soloist and principal trombone for "The President's Own" U.S. Marine Band.

Matthew Erpelding, Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities.
B.A., Luther College (Iowa); M.M., Northern Illinois; D.M.A., University of Iowa.

Suzanne Daubert Fox
, Adjunct Instructor of Music, french horn.
B.S. Lebanon Valley College, M.M., Univeristy of Miami.

Dr. Eric Fung
, Associate Professor of Music, piano.
B.S., The Eastman School of Music; M.M. and M.A., The Eastman School of Music; D.M.A. The Juilliard School

Dr. Chris Heffner, Associate Professor of Music, concert band.
B.M.E., Western Kentucky University; M.M., Ph.D., University of Florida.

Dr. Barry Hill, Professor of Music, music technology.
B.S., University of North Carolina at Asheville, M.M. New York University; D.Ed. Pennsylvania State University.

Dr. Jeffrey Lovell, Assistant Professor of Music, music theory.
A.S., Ricks College; B.M., Brigham Young University; M.A., Rutgers University; Ph.D., University of Oregon.

Justin J. Morell, Assistant Professor of Music.
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA); M.A., California State University, East Bay; Ph.D., University of Oregon.

Robert Nowak
, Adjunct Instructor of Music, percussion.
B.S., Mansfield State College; M.M., University of Miami.

Ai-Lin Hsieh, Adjunct Instructor of Music, cello, theory.
B.M., Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan; M.M., Eastman School of Music, Rochester; D.M.A., University of Maryland, College Park.

Jeff Snyder,
Professor of Music; Director of Music Business.
A.A., Pensacola Junior College; B.A., University of West Florida; M.S., Kutztown University.

Bethany Stiles, Artist Teacher of Studio Voice and Musical Theater.
B.A., University of Kentucky; M.M. University of Louisville; D.M.A., University of Illinois at

Thomas Strohman, Professor of Music, clarinet, saxophone, jazz studies.
B.S., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., Towson University.

Dr. Michael Wojdylak
, Adjunct Instructor of Voice, choir, musical theatre performance.
B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; M.AGR; D.D.S., University of Maryland; B.A., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., Marywood University.