Mrs. Vanessa Edwards, Choral Director
Vanessa Edwards, a Texas native, has served as choral director at AMMS since 2014. At AMMS, she directs a program of 225 students in chorus, and serves as music director and publicity manager for the Fall Musical. Mrs. Edwards attended McNeese State University, earning a Bachelors of Music Education, and two levels of Kodaly certification. Mrs. Edwards has taught in Fulton County for 12 years. As a performer, she cantors frequently at St. Jude Catholic Church in Sandy Springs and performs with the Michael O'Neal Summer Singers Choral Group.
Vanessa Edwards has sponsored students in District V Honor Chorus, Georgia All State Chorus, Georgia 6th Grade Statewide Honor Chorus, GA ACDA Summer Honor Chorus, ACDA National Junior High Honor Chorus, ACDA Southern Division Honor Chorus and Junior Theatre Festival ATL. Mrs. Edwards served as clinician host/organizer for District V Honor Chorus and Fulton County Elementary Choral Clinic. She has also served in a leadership capacity on the Autrey Mill School Governance Council since 2015 and as GMEA District V Secretary since 2016.