Jill Campbell holds a BMME in vocal music education from the University of Kentucky, as well as a minor in violin performance. She earned both a MM in choral conducting and a Rank 1 in Music Education from UK, and also completed the Graduate Certificate in Orff Schulwerk. She is a PhD candidate in music education at the University of Kentucky. Prof. Campbell has experience teaching at the elementary, middle, and collegiate levels, and has worked in many areas of church music. Prof.Campbell was a founding director of the Lexington Singers Children's Choir and conducted with them for eight seasons.
Prof. Campbell currently teaches the following courses at Asbury: elementary general music methods, elementary vocal music methods, secondary music education methods, Introduction to the Singing Voice (VOC 100), Voice for Theatre and Worship, Conducting (semester 1), Womens Choir, and voice lessons. Prof. Campbell also serves as the vocal department head and supervises student teachers in music education.
Prof. Campbell is often a guest adjudicator and clinician for district and all-state honor choirs, including directing the 2008 KY ACDA All-State Children's Chorus, the 2010 CKMEA Elementary Honors Chorus, and the 2012 West Virginia Children’s Choir. She has presented clinics and workshops in numerous states on topics of music education, church choir leadership, and sight singing. Recently, she presented at the 2015 International Symposium on Assessment in Music Education (ISAME-5). Prof. Campbell is married to Mickey, and they have 2 boys, Andrew and Nathan.