While in high school Belinda received numerous superior ratings on solos and ensembles, was a trombone player in the Tulsa Youth Symphony, and was a member of the All State orchestra. She received her bachelor of music education from the University of Tulsa.
Belinda is beginning her 13th year of teaching, and is currently teaching for Springfield Public Schools at Parkview High School and Carver Middle School where she serves as the Associate Director.
In her career, Belinda has been affiliated with many award winning groups that have achieved superior ratings at state contest and national contests. Her professional affiliations include: Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, Oklahoma Music Educators Association, Oklahoma Bandmasters Association, Music Educators National Conference, Sigma Alpha Iota, Missouri Music Educators Association, Missouri Bandmasters Association, and the Women Band Directors Association. She is currently pursuing her Master’s in Educational Administration from Southwest Baptist University.
Her husband Donovan is Vice President of Springfield Music Company. They have two boys, Caleb and Maddox, and are foster parents seeking a placement of a daughter in the near future.