Marlene is originally from South Carolina. She began her study of voice at the University of South Carolina. Upon completing a Masters of Music, she came to study at the University of Michigan where she obtained a Specialist of Music degree in 2007. Since that time, she has been performing professionally in both opera and musical theater throughout the region. In addition to performing, she is a passionate and vetted music educator. She has worked locally with both Young People’s Theater and Daycroft Montessori School. Currently, she maintains a private studio teaching voice. She has been teaching both children and adults to sing for more than 15 years.
Children's Choir Director and Hand Bell Choir Director
Fun Facts About Marlene
Favorite Bible Verse
I John 4:7: Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and everyone that loveth is born of God, and knoweth God.
I enjoy porch settin' in the summer while sipping on a glass of iced tea or lemonade. I enjoy trying new restaurants and performing in musicals.