Biographies | Biographies | Jenn Goodner
| Andrea Snouffer
Jenn Goodner, Artistic Director
Artistic Director Jenn Goodner
Artistic Director Jenn Goodner is pleased to be a part of the vibrant community of the Tapestry Singers.
A member of the Austin community since 2004, Goodner serves on the choral music faculty at Westlake High School in the Eanes Independent School District.
At Westlake she
conducts the Freshmen Women, the Concert Women and the Chamber Women's ensembles and directs the annual musical.
Prior to her appointment at Westlake, Goodner was Director of Choirs at Deerpark Middle School in Round Rock Independent School District, where she was named Teacher of the Year and her choirs were featured on News 8 Austin and Fox News 7.
From 2004-2008, Goodner served as the Children's Treble Choir Director at St. David's Episcopal Church in Austin.
Ms. Goodner has considerable experience with treble and women's choirs, having been invited twice to serve as section leader for the Texas All-State Women's Choir.
has also served on the faculties of the Summer Performing Arts Academy at St. David's
and the University of Texas Longhorn Music Camp
teaching career in suburban Houston where she
was one of three members of the choral faculty at Kingwood High School
time there, the Kingwood Choirs were guests of The United Nations and The White House, and she
helped prepare them for conductors Moses Hogan, Robert Sund, Maria Guinand, Donald Bailey, Charles Bruffy, and Craig Hella Johnson.
As a choral singer, Ms. Goodner has performed with the Houston Masterworks Chorus and Conspirare Symphonic Chorus.
She is a graduate of Oklahoma State University.
When not working with choirs, Ms. Goodner
enjoys spending time with her
husband Mark and their three children: Tylar, Wilkes and Graham.