Department of Music

The University of Mississippi

The Society of Pi Kappa Lambda

pkl-lEta Nu Chapter

The Society of Pi Kappa Lambda, established in 1916 at Northwestern University, is dedicated to the furtherance of music in education and education in music in colleges, universities, and other institutions of higher learning which offer music degree programs. The Eta Nu chapter, established in 1992, hosts the annual music department Honors Convocation, which features a recital by the year’s outstanding performers and an address by a distinguished alumni speaker.

The Eta Nu chapter held its annual reception, meeting, and induction ceremony on Monday, April 27, 2015 in the Opera Rehearsal Room. Chapter officers were elected, and new members inducted, followed by a reception.


Membership Roster

Faculty and Staff Members (active)

Amanda Johnston, president
Alan Spurgeon, vice president
Andrew Paney, secretary
Jos Milton, treasurer
Julia Aubrey
Robert H. Aubrey
Nancy M. Balach
Ricky Burkhead
David Carlisle
William DeJournett
Adam Estes
Micah Everett
George W.K. Dor
Michael Gardiner
Susan A. Gaston
Selim Giray
Ian Hominick
Yan Mao
Charles F. Miles
Adrienne Park
Robert Riggs
Michael Rowlett
John Schuesselin
Debra Spurgeon
Donald L. Trott
Michael Worthy

Retired and Deceased Members

Laurdella Foulkes-Levy (retired)
Leland Fox (retired)
Charles R. Gates (deceased)
Wade Irvin (retired)
Desmond Kincaid (retired)
Burt J. Levy (deceased)
Raymond Liebau (retired)
Cynthia Linton (retired)
Warren Steel (retired)
Ronald F. Vernon (retired)

Student Members (in order of induction)

  1. June Meyer
  2. John Holmes
  3. Angela Turner Wilson
  4. Larry D. Reeder
  5. Martha Reeder
  6. Suzy White-Williams
  7. Jennifer E. Dudley
  8. Rebecca Brown
  9. Keith E. Touchton
  10. Kathy King
  11. Melanie Riley
  12. Melody Raines
  13. Bonnie Borst
  14. Maurice Weatherall
  15. Ginger McCallum
  16. Elizabeth Johnson
  17. Vicki Wilson
  18. Jeff Vickers
  19. Thomas Takayama (transfer)
  20. William Rayburn
  21. William Swan
  22. Matthew Rowan
  23. Brenda Jenkins
  24. Angela Tate Hunt
  25. Ryan Todd
  26. Keith Keeton
  27. Philip Walkley
  28. Johanna Monroe
  29. John Dulaney (transfer)
  30. Sarah Rutledge
  31. Natalie Rakestraw
  32. Richard Shirey
  33. Barbara Hudson
  34. Darwin Brooks
  35. Fen-Fang Chen
  36. Brooke Bagley
  37. Grant Wall
  38. William Waldrop
  39. Karl Zinsmeister (transfer)
  40. Joseph Howell
  41. Nicholas Pierce
  42. April Lancaster
  43. Rebekah Neal
  44. Jeff Tilghman
  45. Sherry Styers
  46. Lisa Maxedon
  47. William Garner
  48. Lane Thompson
  49. Brandy Allison
  50. Amy Aucoin
  51. Michel Jefferson
  52. Jacob Newberry
  53. Brenon Eaton
  54. Benji Wilson
  55. Allison Stanford
  56. Jill Ward
  57. Jennifer McQuade
  58. Mark McQuade
  59. Rebecca Shudak
  60. Justin Wallace
  61. Rebecca Geihsler-Chittom
  62. Charles Miles
  63. Cari Ann Kreienhop
  64. Jennifer Dickinson
  65. Deanna Nicholson
  66. Jeremy Smith
  67. Briana Fae Logan
  68. Claire Taylor
  69. Clay Terry
  1. Eric Holloway
  2. Casey Gerber
  3. Elizabeth Birger
  4. Natalie Bottoms,
  5. Joel Bremner
  6. Carol Trott
  7. Yan Mao
  8. Tyler Bigham
  9. Ryan Milstead
  10. Ashley Winstead
  11. Laura Kramer
  12. Nina Cole
  13. Blake Bostick
  14. Logan Rebstock
  15. Ben McLemore
  16. Katherine Ashe
  17. Steve Taranto
  18. Mark Waymire
  19. Charles Young
  20. Jamie Lee Moore
  21. Louisa Waycott
  22. Jennifer Strickland Jenkins
  23. Janna Montgomery
  24. David Walton
  25. David Samson
  26. Portia Davis
  27. Timothy Goss
  28. Kevin Gwinn
  29. Charles Moore
  30. Elizabeth Williamson
  31. Eric Bonds
  32. Dairuo Feng
  33. Charlotte Hester
  34. Brad Light
  35. Rachel Saliba
  36. Katie Shuford
  37. Chris Jordan
  38. Jordan Tippitt
  39. Carmen Taylor
  40. Justin Wadkins
  41. Kendra Jenkins
  42. Devon Newburn
  43. Bryan Mitchell
  44. Nelson Coile
  45. Matthew Moore
  46. Thomas Ardrey
  47. Clarissa Brumley
  48. Jennifer Campbell
  49. Cameron Jenkins
  50. John McMeen
  51. Tara Tanner
  52. Rachel Dennis
  53. Claudia Salcedo
  54. Benjamin Bickley
  55. Jacquelyn Skoog
  56. Bo Boutwell
  57. Thomas Burnette
  58. Katri Gilbert
  59. Andrew Smiley
  60. Jeremy Scarbrough
  61. Erica Kupinski
  62. Kevin Diehl
  63. Eric Malone
  64. Melanie Culhane
  65. Joseph Quinnely
  66. DJ Culp
  67. Ollie Liddell
  68. Serena Khiantani
  69. Chelsea Riches