Kim Shuttlesworth is the newly appointed Director of Bands for Tom Glenn High School located in Leander, TX. Glenn High School opens this fall as the 6th high school in the Leander Independent School District. Prior to Glenn, Shuttlesworth served ten years in the Austin Independent School District, teaching at Small MS and most recently Director of Bands at James Bowie High School. Ms. Shuttlesworth holds a Bachelor of Music Education Degree from The University of Texas at Austin.
While at Bowie HS, her ensembles received superior ratings at UIL Marching Contest, UIL Concert & Sightreading Contest, and Texas State Solo & Ensemble Contest. The Outdoor Performing Ensemble is a premiere group in the nation, consistently being a finalist at UIL State Marching Contest and Bands of America Regional and Super Regional Championships, and receiving the John Philip Sousa Foundation’s Sudler Shield in 2013 under her direction.
Ms. Shuttlesworth has worked with summer programs over the past 15 years including Music for All Summer Symposium and other performing arts camps. She is also an active clinician across the county, presenting Music for All Summer Symposium Director Track as well as other clinics around the country. She is an active adjudicator and consultant across Texas, as well as the country.
Ms. Shuttlesworth holds professional affiliations with the Texas Music Educators
Association, Texas Bandmasters Association, and Tau Beta Sigma.