Meet our Music Directors
Brenda McKay
K-5 Music Specialist
La Center Elementary School
Brenda McKay came to La Center in 1991 and is currently on her 28th year of teaching.  She teaches K-5
and directs a Holiday Choir after school that performs at the two Elementary Veterans Day Assemblies as
well as the La Center Holiday Village Bazaar.  Last year was her first year of organizing 5th grade choir
students for a performance at the Elementary Art Show.  Ms. McKay selects students from 4th and 5th
grades to participate in a regional Honor Choir, held in March and sponsored by the Lower Columbia River
Music Teachers Association.  She is a member of the National Association for Music Educators and the
Portland Orff Schulwerk Association.  Please visit Brenda Mckay's website:
Tonya McCord
K-5 Music Specialist
La Center Elementary School
Rhonda Slinkard
La Center Middle School &
High School Choir Director
& Music Teacher
James Cameron
La Center Middle School &
High School Band Director
& Music Teacher