Kierstin Jenkins is a grauduate from The University of Akron with a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education. She is currently employed as the Assistant Band Director for Claymont City Schools in Uhrichsville, Ohio. She did her student teaching at Jackson Local Schools in Massillon, Ohio under the guidance and expertise of Michiele Monigold, Amy Sullivan, David Gleason, Joe Carlson, Tyler Carpenter, and Sean Monigold. She has studied horn with Andrew Winter, William Hoyt, Karl Kramer-Johansen, and Margaret Tung. Kierstin has performed in many ensembles including community groups such as the Medina Community Band and Wooster Community Band as well as collegiate ensembles at The University of Akron including Symphonic Band, The University of Akron Symphony Orchestra, Concert Band, Horn Ensemble, Brass Choir, and Ohio’s Price Marching Band.
Kierstin has been teaching brass students for 9 years and is excited to be part of the instructional staff at the Jackson Massillon School of Music!