Rhonda Buckley Associate Dean for Outreach and Engagement, Executive Director of the MSU Community Music School


    101 Music Practice Building
    East Lansing, MI 48824

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    Rhonda Buckley is associate dean for outreach and engagement at the Michigan State University College of Music and executive director of the MSU Community Music School. Prior to her appointment at the College of Music, Buckley was the founder and longtime executive director of the Sitar Arts Center, a community arts center that serves at-risk youth and families in Washington, DC, where she received numerous awards for her work as a nonprofit leader. She received a bachelor of music (education) and master of music (saxophone performance) from MSU and a graduate degree in business from the University of Maryland University College.

    Buckley has served as director of instrumental music at Central Florida Community College in Ocala, Florida and as a woodwind specialist for Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. She has performed with the Virginia Chamber Orchestra, Central Florida Symphony and the Brooklyn Heights Orchestra.

    MSU Community Music School: http://www.cms.msu.edu/
    Rhonda Buckley on Spartan Podcast: http://spartanpodcast.com/?p=513