graduate of Wesleyan College and Northwestern University, Kathleen DeBerry Brungard
has taught orchestra and strings to grades 1-12 in the public schools of Georgia,
Arizona, Nevada, and Texas. She has also been taught concert band, jazz band,
and orchestra in California. Many of her elementary and secondary orchestras have
performed for national, regional and state music educator conventions. Ms. DeBerry
Brungard has written curriculum guides for strings at all levels of instruction,
and has also been involved in curriculum development for the gifted and talented.
She has done extensive work with student teachers, and served as a mentor teacher
throughout her 31 years in public education. Currently, Ms. DeBerry Brungard is
an active clinician, conductor, and adjudicator.