McKenna Blair's Resume
Music Education Student at New Jersey City University
-Aerie, Edison, NJ — Brand Ambassador May 2019 - PRESENT My role is to work the cash register, and help manage the selling floor. Our goal is to make every customer feel confident and happy.
-Panera Bread, Edison, NJ — Associate Trainer August 2017 - April 2019 My role was to lead other associates during their shifts and to train new hires properly and up to company standards.
NJCU Symphony of Winds and Percussion- 1 year
NJCU Flute Choir- 1 year
NJCU Concert Choir- 1 year
JFKMHS Marching Band- 5 Years; held the position of section leader, and drum major. The drum major is responsible for leading the band through performances, teaching the other members music, running rehearsals, and being a role model for the rest of the band.
JFKMHS Concert Band- 4 years; First Chair Flute/Piccolo
JFKMHS Flute Choir- 4 years; First Chair/Leader
JFKMHS Wind Ensemble- 3 years; First Chair Flute/Piccolo
JFKMHS Pit Band- 3 years
Middlesex Arts High School Program: Broadway style vocals- 3 years
Woodbridge Township District Honors Band- 3 years; First Chair Flute/Piccolo
CJMEA Symphonic Honors Band- 3 years
JFKMHS Concert Choir- 2 years
JFKMHS Women’s Choir- 2 years
CJMEA Treble Choir- 1 year
Time Management, Leadership Experience, Reliable, Organization
John Phillip Sousa Band Award- May 2019 This was awarded to me, my senior year of high school. This is the highest award that can be awarded to a band student in high school. The award recognizes superior musicianship, dependability, loyalty, and cooperation.
Microsoft Word Certification- September 2015- Present
-New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ — B.A. of Music Education (K-12) August 2019-Present My main instrument is flute and I plan to graduate in 2023. I hope to become a music teacher once I graduate from NJCU. My GPA is a 3.8 and I am on the Dean’s List for good grades.
-John F. Kennedy Memorial High School, Iselin, NJ — High School Diploma September 2015-June 2019
NJMEA Music Educators Conference — February 2020 I volunteered at this conference as well as attended many professional development sessions .