Level 3 Piano, Associate Professor of Music, Chair of Worship and Performing Arts, Faculty Liaison for Performing Arts AcademyEmail
Direct Office Phone: 423-775-7282
Field of Study: Worship & Performing Arts
Office: Performing Arts Academy of Bryan College
Dr. Olivia Ellis is the faculty liaison and teaches both traditional and Suzuki piano. In addition to teaching piano lessons, she is also an Associate Professor of Music at Bryan College and directs the BC Piano Ensemble. She holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Piano Performance and Pedagogy from the University of Oklahoma and is active in the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), currently serving as Southern Division Certification Commissioner. She is certified to teach Suzuki Piano Books 1-4. She loves to help students reach their goals and thinks that music study is essential to holistic education. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, crafting, and drinking tea.