B.M. Berklee College of Music
M.S.M. Boston University School of Theology
Fine Arts Director Certificate, Fitchburg State College
Todd Young has just joined the faculty of Gordon College as a part-time instructor in undergraduate music education and a member of the faculty of the Graduate Education program. He is chair of the Fine and Performing Arts Department at Newton North High School in Newton, Massachusetts, where he also teaches chorus, music Technology, film scoring, and music history. Previously, Mr. Young taught middle school music in the Needham, Massachusetts, public schools, and his supervision and administration education and experience led to a position as the K–12 coordinator of performing arts for the Canton, Massachusetts, public shools. He is an active member of the Massachusetts Music Educators Association (MMEA), and serves as the K–12 administrative representative on its Executive Board, and the audio visual chair for the annual MMEA All-State Conference.
Mr. Young has studied conducting with Dr. Ann Howard Jones, saxophone with William Pierce and Fred Lipsius, and clarinet with Gary Gorczyca and Dr. Peter Cokkinias.