Tammy Carney holds a Bachelor of Music Education from the University of Mississippi and a Master of Music Education at the University of Southern Mississippi. At Madison Central High School, Ms. Carney conducts the SATB Chorale, Madrigals, Radiance Show Choir and the Reveille Show Choir. Over the past 29 years, her choirs and ensembles have been recognized with numerous awards and have performed at the Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and the Grand Ole Opry. At Clinton Junior High in Clinton, MS, Tammy was selected as Teacher of the Year 2o12. In 2016, she was honored with the ACDA Ernestine Ferrell Award for Choral Excellence and the Mississippi Music Educator of the Year Award. Petal Middle School selected Mrs. Carney as 2017 Teacher of the Year. An active church musician and clinician conducting honor choirs in Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi, Tammy has three sons; Durham, Denton, Tanner and a dachsund named Maisel.