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Mrs.  Melanie  Simpson
Principal
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Education


Mrs. Simpson received her Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education from Carson-Newman University in 2004.  In 2008 she returned to Carson-Newman University and began working on her Master's degree.  In 2010, Mrs. Simpson received a Master's degree in Educational Leadership. 



Experience

Mrs. Simpson has worked at Maury Middle since the beginning of her teaching career. Mrs. Simpson began as an interim in the Spring of 2004. She has been with us for a total of 8 years. Mrs. Simpson also teaches private piano lessons and works as a church pianist at local churches.



Bio


Mrs. Simpson began taking piano lessons at the age of four.  She took piano lessons until completing her Bachelor of Music degree.  She has taught private lessons from the time she was in college until the present.  Mrs. Simpson served as a full time church pianist for twelve years.  After leaving church music she began working as a freelance pianist at local churches when needed. Mrs. Simpson minored in voice while at Carson Newman.  She also directs the Maury Middle School Chorus.  During college, Mrs. Simpson led a church choir and has directed choirs at numerous events and venues.  She has been a featured soloist in her church choir.