Professor Lynda Marshall holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Illinois State University, and a Master of Music degree with an emphasis in Music Education from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. At Kaskaskia College, she conducts the Concert Choir, KC Blues, and Community Chorale. Additionally, she teaches class piano, applied voice and piano, and general education courses.

Professor Marshall began her teaching career in 1998 at Edwardsville High School in Edwardsville, Illinois. She built an exemplary choral program there and assisted in developing new courses and opportunities for students enrolled in the choral program. Her choirs were selected to perform at the Illinois Music Educators Association All-State Conference three times under her direction. She was awarded with an Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award, an honor bestowed on 100 teachers in the St. Louis/Metro-East Area. In 2010, she became a National Board Certified Teacher in Music: Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood.

Prior to her appointment at Kaskaskia College, Professor Marshall also taught at two regional colleges. She served on the adjunct faculty at Greenville College where she taught applied voice and the Greenville College Chorale. She also worked on the adjunct faculty at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville where she taught Secondary Vocal and Choral Methods.

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Professor Marshall is an active clinician and adjudicator for regional and state music festivals and contests including ILMEA, IGSMA, IHSA, and SIYAO. For almost twenty years, Marshall has taught private voice and piano lessons for all ages and accompanied choruses, soloists, and musicals in the St. Louis/Metro-East area. Additionally, she has been a strong advocate for music education, serving ILMEA in various capacities during her tenure in the public school system. From 2006-2010 she served as chairperson for the chorus division, and from 2010-2012 she served as one of the ILMEA District VI Choral Representatives.

Lynda Marshall

Assistant Professor of Music

Director of Choral Activities