Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Kevin Reese
After teaching choral music and piano class on an adjunct basis at Florence High School for three years, Kevin Reese became FHS’s full-time choral music teacher in 2018. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, MO and spent 31 years in music ministry before becoming an educator. In 2007 he instituted the Woodmont Academy of Fine Arts, of which he was the director for 11 years.
Kevin was the collaborative pianist for the Shoals Chamber Singers for two years and has played for a number of musical productions in the Shoals. In 1995, he recorded a CD of original songs which won 2nd place honors at the Gospel Music Association’s prestigious Christian Artists Seminar in Estes Park, CO. He has performed in numerous theatrical productions over the years and won a Best Supporting Actor award from the American Association of Community Theater in 2001 for his role as John the Baptist/Judas in “Godspell”. Kevin and his wife, Corinne, have three grown children (all graduates of Florence High School), two sons-in-law, one daughter-in-law, and two ridiculously adorable grandsons