Conservatory Alum Chris Thompson is Voted Arkansas Teacher of the Year

About the Conservatory
Dr. Chris Thompson, Associate professor of Music at Williams Baptist College, Walnut Ridge, AR, was voted 2010 Music Teacher of the Year by the Arkansas State Music Teachers Association. Dr. Thompson received a BM from the University of Kansas, an MA in music from the UMKC Conservatory, and a PhD in Music Theory from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He currently serves as president of the Walnut Ridge Schubert Music Club, vice president of the Delta Music Teachers Association of northeast Arkansas, president of the South Central chapter (AR, OK, TX) of the College Music Society, and faculty advisor of the Zeta Alpha chapter of Mu Phi Epsilon Music fraternity at Williams Baptist College where he has taught for the past 12 years. For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949