Marianne Cooper Executive Director
Marianne received her Bachelor's in Music Education at The Ohio State University and went on to receive her MM and PhD work in Educational Administration from Bowling Green State University. She studied at Tanglewood with Bernstein, Copland, and Ross & munch. Marianne toured nationally with the Norman Luboff Choir, and appeared in music theatre, opera, and oratorio in a 3 state area. She was an Emeritus Associate Professor of Music at The Ohio State University and Directed three European Choir Tours. She is also KinderMusik Certified. In 2012, Marianne was inducted into the North Central State College Entrepreneur Hall of Fame. She is a co-founder of Richland Academy and has served as the Executive Director for over 24 years.