Jessica  Wilbanks
Piano Instructor
Academy of the Arts
Jessica Wilbanks has taught private piano lessons, theory, and preschool piano at the Academy of the Arts for the past eight years and is a licensed Kindermusik educator. She earned a bachelor of music in piano pedagogy and performance from the University of Montevallo where she graduated magna cum laude, studying with Cynthia McRae. Wilbanks is a member of the Birmingham Music Teachers Association and Music Teachers National Association. In the fall of 2015, she began work on a MM in Piano Performance and Pedagogy at Samford University and continued piano studies with Dr. Ron Shinn.