Christin Lawhorne is currently the Director of Orchestras and the Associate Director of Bands at River Ridge High School in Woodstock, GA. She has been teaching band and orchestra in Cherokee County for 6 years. Ms. Lawhorne graduated from Reinhardt University in 2010 with a BA in flute performance, having studied with Kelly Bryant and Lisa Mahoney. She then obtained her BS in Music Education in 2013, and most recently achieved her Master’s in Music with an emphasis in conducting in 2016.
Christin is an avid performer, currently playing with the Georgia Wind Symphony in Canton, Ga. Previously, she has performed with the Atlanta Musician’s Orchestra, The Flute Choir of Atlanta, Tara Winds, and the American Patriot Winds. In addition to teaching band and orchestra in Cherokee County, Ms. Lawhorne has had the privilege to direct several high school-aged flute choirs and even a saxophone choir in the past 6 years. She is delighted to help start the GYSO Flute Choir for the 2019-2020 school year. Ashton, her 13-year old son, plays clarinet in the GYSO Camerata and is her greatest accomplishment.