Quint  Harris
Lecturer, Music and Worship
School of the Arts
Division of Music
Office: Buchanan Hall 208
Email: charri15@samford.edu
Phone: 205-726-2851

Dr. Quint Harris, DMA is the Director of Music & Arts Ministries at Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church in Birmingham, AL where he directs the Chancel Choir, Bell Choir, and Youth Choir as well as supervises the music staff. In addition to his position at VHUMC, Quint is an adjunct professor at Samford University. Prior to Vestavia Hills UMC he was the Director of Music Ministries at Paradise Valley United Methodist Church in Phoenix, AZ. He has a Bachelor’s in Music Education from the University of Mississippi, a Master’s in Music Education from the University of Alabama, and the Doctor of Musical Arts in Choral Conducting from the University of Alabama. Throughout his career Quint has enjoyed teaching and directing on the Middle School and High School levels as well as part-time and full-time church music ministry. Quint is a member of ACDA (American Choral Directors Association) and FUMMWA (The Fellowship of the United Methodist Church in Music and Worship Arts) where he has served as the Handbell Committee Chair and the Membership Committee Chair. Quint is married to Paige Pittman Harris, CPA, and they have three active children, Colin (19), Sarah Beth (16), and Nate (14).