Dr. Ryan Holder

Position: Director of Music

Dr. Holder has his B.A. in Music Conducting and Teaching Certificate in Music Education from Southern Oregon University; Master of Music in Choral Conducting from University of Northern Colorado; Doctor of Musical Arts in Choral Conducting from University of Miami.

He has public school teaching experience and has served as Director of Music Ministries at Ocean Reef Chapel, Key Largo, Florida and Director of Music at Central Presbyterian Church, Miami, Florida.

Ryan is currently Associate Director of Choral Studies at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff. His responsibilities at the university are numerous, including conducting of the Women’s Chorale, Vocal Jazz Ensemble, supervision of graduate students, and is an assistant director for the Master Chorale.

Ryan is the dad of Danny, Isabelle and Toby. He makes his home in Flagstaff.