Tammie Walker Named Director of School of Music at WIU
Tammie Walker has been named Director of the School of Music at Western Illinois University in Macomb, Illinois. She holds both a Masters and a Doctoral degree in Piano Performance and Literature from the University of Illinois.
During her tenure at WIU, Walker has distinguished herself through teaching, performance and administrative leadership. Performing more than 300 recitals and initiating a piano preparatory program which led to the establishment of a new community music school.
She is a winner of her college's Outstanding Teacher Award as well as an award for Distinguished Service by the university's Performing Arts Society.
Prof. Walker was a student of Prof. Ian Hobson.