Steve Rieck

Steve Rieck

DIRECTOR OF INSTRUMENT PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATION

Steve Rieck is the Director of Instrument Performance Certification and an Instructor for Atlanta Institute of Music and Media. He is responsible for overseeing the Instrument Performance Faculty as well as teaching guitar courses. His compositions have been featured on major Atlanta radio stations, received awards from Billboard Magazine and have been critically acclaimed in local newspapers such as the Atlanta Journal Constitution and Creative Loafing Magazine. He has authored a book on music theory and is currently working on a release of his original Jazz-Rock compositions as well as performing with several other bands around Atlanta. Steve holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Jazz Guitar and Professional Music from Berklee College of Music.

Other Members

Zak Waddle

Zak Waddle

Instructional Designer
Ellen Chase

Ellen Chase

Registrar
Diane Searcy

Diane Searcy

Bursar and Financial Administrator
Chris Fragale

Chris Fragale

Director of Career Services and Outreach
Susan Shewbridge

Susan Shewbridge

Vocal Instructor
Dre Johnson

Dre Johnson

Vocal Instructor
A. Monique Osorio

A. Monique Osorio

Vocal Instructor
Tyler Hepner

Tyler Hepner

Music Production Instructor
Taylor Cinnamon

Taylor Cinnamon

Technical and Facility Supervisor
Scott Kieklak

Scott Kieklak

Dean of Student Services
Ryan Williams

Ryan Williams

Director of Technical Services
Kevin Rigney

Kevin Rigney

Music Production and Audio for Media Instructor
Kenneth Johnathan

Kenneth Johnathan

Technical Assistant
Keith O’Neill

Keith O’Neill

Senior Instructional Designer/Instructor
James Singer

James Singer

Audio for Media Instructor
Damon Fonooni

Damon Fonooni

Director of Music Production and Audio for Media
Benjamin Greener

Benjamin Greener

Music Production Instructor
Beau Vaughn

Beau Vaughn

Technical Assistant
Michael Milsap

Michael Milsap

Keyboard/Music Theory Instructor
Vitali Tkachenka

Vitali Tkachenka

Director of E-Learning/Guitar Instructor
Nite Driscoll

Nite Driscoll

President
Joshua Grau

Joshua Grau

Vice President
Dr. David Mitchell

Dr. David Mitchell

Director of Education
Cameron Allen

Cameron Allen

Guitar Instructor
Ben Weatherford

Ben Weatherford

Guitar Instructor
Steven Yelich

Steven Yelich

Keyboard/Gen Ed Instructor
Matt Hayes

Matt Hayes

Music Production/Gen Ed Instructor
Lauren Highsmith

Lauren Highsmith

Gen Ed Instructor
Eric Sanders

Eric Sanders

Drum Instructor
Eric Dansie

Eric Dansie

Drum Instructor
Creig Harber

Creig Harber

Director of Drum Department
Gary Wilkins

Gary Wilkins

Bass Instructor
Anthony East

Anthony East

Bass Instructor