About Us

SJCMEA stands for The San Joaquin County Music Educators Association. This is an organization comprised of local band, choir, and orchestra directors whose purpose is to further the advancement of music education in and out of the classroom. These teachers volunteer their time to help organize and prepare honor band, choir and orchestra concerts so that the arts can thrive and flourish in our schools.

SJCMEA Board Members

President

Kristin Florek - Lincoln High School & Sierra Middle School

High School

Co Vice Presidents High School Choir

Katie Steffanic - Escalon High School

Ethan Albala - Weston Ranch High School


Co Vice Presidents High School Orchestra

Heidi Andersen - Cesar Chavez High School

Shane Kalbach - Lincoln High School


Vice President High School Band

Cathy Ettle - Lincoln High School & Sierra Middle School

Middle School

Vice President Middle School Choir

Alexandra Annen - Claudia Landeen School


Vice President Middle School Orchestra

Darcy Ford-James - Colonial Heights School


Vice President Middle School Band

Aaron Fonzi - Christa McAuliffe Middle School