Ursula received her Bachelor of Arts Degree majoring in music (voice and piano) from Augustana University College. She completed her A.R.C.T. Teacher and Performance Diplomas for piano with the Royal Consevatory of Music. In December of 2002 she completed her Master of Music Degree in Piano Pedagogy from the University of Oregon. During her graduate studies, she continued to study voice.
Ursula has taught piano and voice privately since 1994, as well as taught as an adjunct instructor at Eugene Bible College for five years, and as an elementary music teacher at Eugene Christian School for two years. She directed the music program at Ballet North West Academy for eight years and continues to co-direct and teach at Harmony Roadhouse Music Studios LLC. Ursula has accompanied vocalists and instrumentalists since 1990, as well as worked for churches as pianist, organist, vocalist, and choir director since 1988. She has also provided accompaniment for eurythmy classes at the Eugene Waldorf School since 2018.
Ursula is excited to join WPC as the music director and looks forward to many years of service with WPC.
Ursula and her husband Rod reside in Eugene and are blessed to be a part of a great community.