Music Faculty

 

Alan Cross (1998)

Professor of Music

  • B.S., University of Houston;
  • M.C.M., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary;
  • M.M., D.M.A., University of Southern Mississippi

Keith Herris (2006)

Department Chair, Associate Professor of Music

  • B.A., Goshen College;
  • M.M., University of Oklahoma;
  • D.M.A., Michigan State University

Thomas H. Oakley (2005)

Instructor of Music and Director of Band

  • B.A., Lambuth University
  • M.Ed., The University of Memphis

Joshua D. Smith (2008)

Assistant Professor of Music

  • B.M., University of Kentucky
  • M.M., James Madison University;
  • D.M.A., University of North Texas

Tony L. Smith (2004)

Associate Professor of Music Studies

 

  • B.A., Jackson College of Ministry;
  • M.A., Ed.D., Treveca Nazarene University

Brian R. Thacker (2010)

Assistant Professor of Music (Music and Production)

  • B.M., University of North Carolina at Greensboro;
  • M.M., University of New Mexico;
  • D.M.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Brian E. Paulis (2012)

Assistant Professor of Music