Welcome to Florida NAfME Collegiate!
Sam Cody is a third-year music education major at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. Sam is a trumpet player in the Herd of Thunder Marching Band, Rumble Pep Band, Symphonic Band, and Jazz Ensemble. Sam serves as the President of USF’s NAfME chapter as well as the Vice President of Service for the Kappa Tau chapter of Kappa Kappa Psi. Sam will graduate in Spring 2024 and hope to return to graduate school for a masters and doctorate degree in music education.
Natalia Cervantes is an instrumental music education major at Southeastern University. Her main instrument is cello, and she is currently going into her junior year. She is also an international student from Honduras. She wishes to be a facilitator for many students to experience the valuable impact of music in their lives.
Sam Estes is a 4th year Music Education student at Florida Gulf Coast University. Sam is a Tenor in the FGCU Chamber Choir ensemble. He is an accomplished soloist and performer in the Fort Myers and Naples communities. Sam plans to graduate and work in the Education field, he is passionate in helping impact the next generation of musicians and hopes to impact the world of music Education along the way.
Bailey Ouellette is a third year Music Education major studying clarinet at the University of Central Florida. She currently serves as Secretary of UCF’s NAfME Collegiate chapter and is an active member of the Zeta Psi chapter of Tau Beta Sigma. Bailey has over six years of teaching experience around the Central Florida area with studies in both instrumental and choral methods and loves sharing her knowledge with others. She hopes to continue to advocate for music education through her experience and her passion for music.
Ashlie Green is a fourth year Music major in the French Horn Studio at Florida State University and will be performing with the horn choir at IHS in Kingsville, Texas with her studio. Her hometown is Greenbrier, Arkansas. She plays in several of the bands at Florida State and is an active member of the Marching Chiefs serving as Assistant Section Leader of the mellophones