Thomas Santone

Thomas Santone


To secure a position in education or training.


Highly motivated, energetic, music teacher with over 8 years of professional teaching experience and a Master’s Degree in Music Education.I have finished all the coursework for my Doctorate in Educational in Leadership and Innovation (Edd), and I am now finishing my dissertation.I have experience directing all performance groups and teaching classroom music.  I also have experience organizing large events such as band competitions, district band auditions, band trips, etc.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2007 - Present

Teacher of Music

Millville Board of Education
  • Director of 8th and 9th grade Concert and Jazz Bands.
  • Director of the Millville All-City Jazz Band
  • Served on the School Leadership Council
  • Taught Music Appreciation Class, Instrumental Music Lessons, and a Jazz Ensemble course.
  • Increased the size of the 9th grade concert band by 20%.
Jan 2005 - Present


Presto Music
Presto Music is a full service company geared toward helping schools and churches acquire all their musical needs. We can supply audio equipment, band equipment, instruments, supplies, accessories, and sheet music. We also specialize in educational music software and offer educator discounts, site licenses, and educational packs. Presto Music would be happy to submit a bid or proposal for your next musical project.
Sep 2005 - Jul 2007

Teacher of Music

Salem Board of Education
While employed in the Salem School District, I served as the Director of Choir and Band for two years in the high school. I also began a middle school instrumental music program with much success, as over 50 students composed a 4th-6th grade band. I also served as a teacher of the school district’s music appreciation classes.
Sep 2003 - Sep 2005

Teacher of Music

Mainland Regional High School
During my tenure at Mainland, I served as the Concert Band director, Tri-M Music Honors Society Advisor, Music Appreciation Teacher, and Jazz Band Director.
Sep 2001 - Jun 2003

Director of Instrumental Music

Hammonton Board of Education
Served as director of instrumental music for two years, which included directing marching band, concert band, jazz band, and pit band.
Sep 1998 - Jun 2001

Music Teacher

Archdiocese of Philadelphia
I served as an itinerant music teacher from 1998 to 2003. By the time I left the Archdiocese for full time employment, I was in and out of 7 schools on a weekly basis with various responsibilities from an instrumental music teacher, to band director.


2005 - 2009

Doctor of Education in Leadership and Innovation

2000 - 2001

Master of Arts in Education

University of The Arts
1996 - 2000

Bachelor of Music

University of The Arts
1992 - 1996

High School Diploma

Archbishop Ryan High School



NJ Teacher of Music K-12

NJ Department of Education