Dr. Tony Mowrer joined the faculty at California State University, Fresno in 2007 as the choral music education specialist and coordinator of the music education program. Dr. Mowrer received his baccalaureate degree in music from Lubbock Christian University in Texas, his Master’s in music history from West Chester University, in Pennsylvania, and his doctorate in music education from Temple University, also in Pennsylvania. His career has spanned more than 30 years at the high school and college levels. His high school choirs routinely received Excellent and Superior ratings in regional festivals and several of his students were selected to participate in division and national ACDA Honor Choirs.
Dr. Mowrer is a member of the ACDA, MENC, and FMCMEA, and serves as the
Secretary for the CMEA Central Section. He is active as a clinician and adjudicator and has had articles published in The Choral Journal and in California English. Dr. Mowrer also serves on the Board of Institutional Reviewers for the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing and is active as an examiner for the International Baccalaureate Organization. In addition to his duties at Fresno State, he serves as the choir director at the College Community Church, Mennonite Brethren in Clovis, CA.