Dr. Judy L. Ransom holds degrees from Greensboro College, Old Dominion University and Shenandoah University. She brings more than 30 years of teaching experience in both PK-12 and in higher education, where she taught most courses in the undergraduate BA music degree. Her primary instrument is piano, with professional experience that includes soloist and accompanist in classical, jazz and contemporary music. Judy also has significant experience in church music and musical theater, where she served as Music Director and rehearsal accompanist for numerous productions across the country. Most recent productions have been with Tuscaloosa Children’s Theater, Actor’s Charitable Theater and Theatre Tuscaloosa. She recently submitted an article for publication and presented at the summer Alabama ACDA summer 2018 conference. She teaches general music, choir and piano at the Alberta School of Performing Arts in Tuscaloosa.