Elaine Gordon graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Elementary Education/Music. She received a K-12 State Music Endorsement and has many hours of continuing education.
She taught General Music/Choir in Tempe Elementary District #3 for 28 years. Her choirs attended and performed at many festivals and had numerous performances at the school as well as in the community. She also accompanied choir performances for her peers and directed Tempe Elementary #3 All District Choir.
As Director of Children’s Music at Dayspring United Methodist Church for 14 years, her responsibilities included performing at regularly scheduled worship as well as two full scale musicals each year. She also taught summer music camp for grades K-12.
Her passion for teaching music also included private piano and voice lessons for children and adults.
Elaine is a dedicated, skilled music educator who is seasoned and experienced in motivating, guiding, challenging and teaching young people towards a lifetime love of music.