Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Annalise Sears
Ms. Sears is a music educator, conductor, performer, and has recently completed her Bachelor's of Music in Music Education at James Madison University. Her passion for the arts began early in life which inspired her to pursue a degree in Vocal Music Education. Ms. Sears has just completed her student teaching in Prince William County at the secondary level.
Ms. Sears' love for music started in choirs throughout her public-school years. At that time, she also received private piano and voice lessons, in addition to independently exploring guitar and ukulele. She has always wanted to teach music! Ms. Sears wishes to present music in a way that encourages and supports students to be lifelong learners and musicians, as well as encourage creativity and self-expression in learners of all ages.
In her free time she enjoys practicing yoga, and spending time with family. Ms. Sears is honored and ecstatic to be teaching at Willard in the Fall!