Stephanie Hicks is in her fourth year at Spring High School and her 24th year of teaching. Stephanie is the primary director of the Chorale, Chorale Men, Chorale Women, Chamber Choir and A Cappella Women. Stephanie graduated with a Master of Music Education from Southwestern Oklahoma State University. She taught choir for 5 years in Oklahoma and has spent the last 15 years as the head choir director at Crownover Middle School in Denton, TX. Over the years, Stephanie's choirs have consistently earned UIL Sweepstakes and Overall Outstanding awards. She has had the privilege of judging UIL contests and accompanying for many UIL competitions, TCDA reading sessions, MS/HS All-Region concerts, and musical performances. She has also served as a church accompanist for many years. Stephanie is a member of TMEA, TCDA, ACDA and TMAA.
Jessica Melancon is in her first year of teaching and first year as the assistant choir director at Spring High School. Jess is the primary director of the Concert Men, Concert Women, and Bella Voce. In fall 2019, Jess graduated cum laude from Texas A&M University - Kingsville with a bachelor’s degree in music education. At TAMUK, she was a section leader in the school’s top chamber ensemble, was active in student-led ensembles, and sang multiple roles with the TAMUK Opera Workshop. Jess has served as president of the TAMUK choir, president of Sigma Alpha Iota, and vice president of Tau Beta Sigma. In 2018, Ms. Melancon was selected to be a part of the ACDA National Collegiate Honor Choir. Jess is a member of ACDA, TMEA, and TCDA.