Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Music Education, Texas Tech University, Class of 2019
Jarrett Hatcher is in their fourth year of teaching, and is elated to return to Renner, their home middle school. Previously, they taught choir at Blalack MS in Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD, and Faubion MS in McKinney ISD, where the Cambiata Tenor-Bass Chorus was selected to perform at the Texas Music Educators Association Convention in 2022. Hatcher also served as a private voice instructor for both Renner MS and Murphy MS in Plano ISD, and Arbor Creek MS in Lewisville ISD.
A 2011 graduate of Renner MS, and a 2015 graduate of Plano West SHS, Hatcher was a member of the 2015 TMEA All-State Tenor-Bass Choir. They earned their Bachelor of Music Education from Texas Tech University in 2019. During Hatcher's undergraduate studies, they placed ninth in the National American Choral Directors Association Undergraduate Conducting competition, was selected as one of four in Texas to sing in the 2017 ACDA National Collegiate Honor Choir, and was elected as the Texas Ambassador for SWACDA in 2018. Hatcher was also named one of the top sixty students at TTU, being inducted into one of the most nationally recognized chapters of Mortar Board in 2019.
Jarrett Hatcher has held a number of leadership positions, such as Founding President of the Epsilon Pi chapter of Mu Phi Epsilon, Publicity Officer for the TTU Choral Department, Student Senator in the TTU Student Government Association, and a College of Visual and Performing Arts Ambassador. Hatcher was the St. John's Children's Choir Director in Lubbock and taught elementary music through the East Lubbock Promise Neighborhood non-profit grant for Title-I schools.
When they aren't in the choir room, you can find Hatcher either at your local Rosa's with a soft chicken taco plate (no tomatoes) and a large chips and queso, or cuddling with their 80lb wolf (Alaskan Malamute) named Jasper.