Settlement Faculty Member Suzanne Sweeney

Associate Staff

Suzanne Sweeney started her musical career actively playing piano in her community and taking classical lessons and jazz classes at the HARTT School of Music. Following her undergraduate degree in music education and graduate degree in music performance, Suzanne Sweeney played locally and taught for several years in the West Philadelphia area, with experience leading professional development in the Philadelphia School District and the University of Pennsylvania. She was nominated twice and awarded the Lindback Teaching Award in 2014. She supports teaching her students perseverance, creativity, and expression through music.

Education: Roberts Wesleyan College, BME; Rowan University, MM

Specialties: SATB High School Choir, Children's Music Playshop, Children's Music Workshop

Divisions: Music, Early Childhood