Steve Gordon, KAIRS Distinguished Teacher 2015
Steve Gordon has been the outstanding director of bands and senior high vocal music instructor at Maranatha Academy in Shawnee since 1991. He has guided Maranatha bands to excellence at Carnegie Hall (New York), parades, formal concerts and jazz concerts throughout the Midwest.
Having more than 35 years of educational experience, Mr. Gordon has served in statewide representative and executive positions. He also founded the Great Plains Regional Honor Band and Choir for ACSI.
“Steve Gordon is both passionate and dedicated to Christian Education and has created a long history of distinction in our school’s performing arts program,” said Ron Fritz, Secondary Principal, Maranatha Academy.
Mr. Gordon holds a bachelor of Music Education (1979) and a master of Music Education (2004) – both from the University of Kansas.
Source: Distinguished Teachers 2015