Vanessa Schmitt is in her first year of teaching as Director of Bands at South Central Middle School. She is beyond excited to begin working with the amazing faculty, staff, students, and parents that help make this program successful. Vanessa is a graduate of Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN.
Vanessa has taught in several places over the past six years. Four years were spent as head director at East Robertson High School, where she taught middle school band, high school band, marching band, jazz band, and winterguard. In 2017, she moved to Atlanta and taught for one year at Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School.
Vanessa is a member of the National Association for Music Education and Georgia Music Education Association.