Dave Simmons, Music DirectorDave Simmons

Dave first came to SMUU Church in 1996. Shortly thereafter he became the volunteer choir director, a position he held for several years before becoming the Music Director in 2002.  Musical groups he directs  include the SMUUCh Choraliers and the Children’s Choir (co-director).

Dave is a 1984 graduate of the University of Kansas with a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education and a minor in voice.

Dave has enjoyed his lifelong carrer in public education. In addition to his duties as music director at SMUUCh he teaches half-time Pre-K music at Heartland, Harmony and Rolling Ridge schools in the Olathe School District. He also teaches Pre-K music in the Child Development Center at the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park where he works with 2, 3, and 4 year olds.  Dave also maintains a private piano and voice studio in Prairie Village.

Email: Dave Simmons

Phone: 913-381-3336