Cheryl Mollerup has been the Executive Director of the Phoenix Children’s Chorus since 2005. She has been involved with the choir since 1994, serving on the FoPCC as treasurer and chairperson. She has extensive managerial and financial background. This experience gives her the expertise to work with the PCC staff and parent volunteers. Cheryl and her husband, Tom, have two children, Amber and Brittney.
Fabyann has been involved with PCC since her daughter, Ayla, joined in 2008. Ayla graduated in 2014 and is now studying music at Arizona Christian University. She also has a son, Ian, who like most teenage boys spends all his free time playing video games. Fabyann has a Bachelor of Science degree in Biblical Studies and Ministry and loves teaching children’s bible classes. Originally from Boston, she and her husband Bob moved to Phoenix 21 years ago.
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Dr. Ashley Oakley is a Baroque specialist, pianist and educator currently residing in the Phoenix metro area. She holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts in piano performance and maintains a large private studio where she teaches piano and violin to children and adults of all ages.
Ashley began studying piano with her mother at age nine and began working with Debra Richter, Walla Walla College, at age eleven. Throughout the next eight years she won dozens of first place prizes, gold medals and distinctions from adjudications and competitions throughout the Northwest. Ashley gave numerous solo and collaborative performances including solo performances at the WSMTA State Convention and concerto performances with the Mid-Columbia Symphony, Oregon East Symphony, Spokane Symphony, UNL Symphony and the Italian orchestra I Solisti di Perugia. Ashley also toured Europe playing violin and viola in the orchestra Cantabile.
Susan Stephensen joined Phoenix Children’s Chorus as the Marketing Director in 2015. She holds a Masters in Business Administration, and has held various positions in arts management and marketing communications. She is an adjunct professor at Grand Canyon University, Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Mesa Community College, and University of Phoenix, where she was awarded “Outstanding Faculty of the Year.” She lives in Mesa where she has been happily married to her husband, David, and together they have raised 4 children and have watched their family grow to include 8 beautiful grandchildren.
Coming from the cold and snow of Minnesota, Nancy has enjoyed the Arizona sun since moving here in 1995. She graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College in St Peter, Minnesota and received an MBA from Metropolitan State University in St Paul. Her professional career includes leading fundraising efforts for the Arizona State March of Dimes chapter, the Vatican Observatory Foundation, Crisis Nursery of Phoenix, PossAbilities of Southern Minnesota and Duet, Partners in Health and Aging. All of these organizations make a difference in the lives of individuals and the communities they serve, and Nancy feels honored to have worked with their committed volunteers and staff. Her parents instilled a love of music in her. She took piano lessons for several years and played the violin in grade school, high school and college. She believes in the transformational power of music and is looking forward to giving every child an opportunity to find their voice.