MM Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Kiev, Ukraine. Teaching since 1989. Teaching includes the Boulder Arts Academy, Kiev Conservatory/Kiev Institute of Culture, Australian Festival of Chamber Music, Christchurch International School. Principal piccolo with the Boulder and Greeley Philharmonic Orchestras and area freelance musician. Formerly principal flute with the Kiev Symphony Orchestra and principal piccolo with the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine. Appears on CD of Walter Piston chamber music (Naxos), 1999. K-12 Music Education license and current BVSD general music education teacher. Certificates in Orff and Kodaly methods.