McKenna Blair's Resume
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Location: Jersey City, NJ, USA
School: New Jersey City University
Major: B.A. of Music Education

McKenna Blair's Resume

McKenna Blair 
Music Education Student at New Jersey City University 
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JOB EXPERIENCE 
-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.   

PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE 
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 

SKILLS 
Time Management, Leadership Experience, Reliable, Organization 

AWARDS 
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. 
 
CERTIFICATIONS 
Microsoft Word  Certification​- September  2015- Present 

EDUCATION 
-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 

CONFERENCES 
NJMEA Music Educators Conference ​— ​February 2020  I volunteered at this conference as well as attended many professional development sessions . 

music, music teacher, flute, woodwind