PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Robert Sullivan’s professional experience, education, awards and resume

Professional Experience

DIRECTOR of BANDS

GRAND PRAIRIE HIGH SCHOOL
Grand Prairie ISD, Grand Prairie, TX  2014 – Present

CROCKETT HIGH SCHOOL
Austin ISD, Austin, TX 2009 – 2014

BELLAIRE HIGH SCHOOL
Houston ISD, Bellaire, TX 2007 – 2008

HIGHTOWER HIGH SCHOOL,
Fort Bend, ISD, Missouri City, TX 2006 – 2007

MEDLIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Northwest ISD, Trophy Club, TX 1999 – 2001

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR of BANDS

R. L. TURNER HIGH SCHOOL
Carrollton Farmers Branch ISD, Carrollton, TX 2001 – 2003

COPPELL MIDDLE SCHOOL EAST
Coppell ISD, Coppell, TX 1996 – 1999

Education

Bachelor of Music Education
University of Texas at Arlington – 1995

Bachelor of Business Administration
Hankamer School of Business at Baylor University – 1983

Professional Awards

Citation of Excellence
National Band Association (NBA) 2000

Honor Director Award
Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) 2000

Leadership and Achievement Award
Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) 2000

Scholastic Achievements

Texas Music Educators Association Class C “State Honor Band” 2000

U.I.L. “Sweepstakes Award” 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

U.I.L. Concert Contest “First Division” 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

U.I.L. Marching Contest “First Division” 2002, 2003, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

USBands “State Championship Title” Division II; 2011, 2012, Division III; 2013

Bands of America Super-Regional – Class II 5th Place; 2010 and 7th Place; 2011

Best in Class Awards: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

$250,000 “Any Given Child” Grant writer/winner for Crockett High School 2014

 

Professional License

Texas Teacher Certificate
Music (Grades 6 – 12)