- B.S. in Music Education, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 1982
- M.A. in Music Education, University of Minnesota, 1990
- PhD. in Music: Emphasis--Music Education, University of Minnesota (in progress)
- Assistant Professor of Music, North Central Bible College (1988-1994)
- Director of Instrumental Music, New Hope Church (1999-2006)
- Associate Professor of Music, North Central University (2008-present)
In addition to the professional experiences listed above, Kevin spent just under three years teaching in public schools, where, as a substitute and full-time teacher, he taught every grade from 1st through 12th.
At North Central he teaches Jazz Band, Concert Band, and a variety of theory and methods classes. Kevin is also helping to develop NCU’s new instrumental music education program.
Kevin is an accomplished drummer, saxophone player, conductor and composer/arranger. He is a published composer of big band charts with Increase Music. Kevin is the founder and music director of KC Gospel Orchestra. “KCGO” has recorded two CDs and recently began recording a third, which will be a Christmas project.
Kevin and his nearly--perfect wife Wendy have three children, and reside in Plymouth.