Angela serves as the executive assistant to Dr. Kevin Orr in the School of Music (SoM). Besides providing administrative support to the director and managing the main office, she prepares hiring "paperwork", coordinates details for faculty/staff searches, and serves as the first point of contact by fielding questions about general operations of the SoM. Her many other roles include:
Angela comes from a family that enjoys a cappella singing and music. Among her favorite genres are opera, folk, bluegrass, and traditional country. She enjoys meeting people from other countries and learning languages, and is currently studying Latin American Spanish. Prior to COVID, she had traveled with a mission team to Tegucigalpa, Honduras, where she served in the clinic/pharmacy. She now serves as a volunteer at the Alachua County jail, teaching Bible classes to women inmates. She enjoys singing, reading, watching recipe videos, cooking, theatre, zoos, nature (especially lakes and mountains), and petting dogs. She also enjoys catching some of the home Gator football games at the stadium! She has worked as an editor, schoolteacher, tutor, calligrapher, and opera singer.
The medallion Angela is wearing was designed by Professor Mihai Ciupe of School of Theatre + Dance.