As a music director, Doug has led professional, community and academic companies in productions of opera, operetta and musical theater (over 100 productions to date). He has over 25 years of classroom experience, having taught elementary, middle school, high school (including music magnet and arts schools) and college. He is a Professor of Music at Anne Arundel Community College, where he directs the AACC Concert Choir, Opera AACC, and teaches music theory, voice and conducting. Byerly is the former director of Choirs and Adjunct Professor of Voice at Washington College and the Director of Music for the Archdiocese of Baltimore. Doug is the Director of Music at St. John the Evangelist in Hydes, Maryland. He also serves on the board of trustees for the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra. Byerly holds his Master of Music from the Peabody Conservatory of Music and a Bachelor of Music from Western Michigan University. He lives in Towson, Maryland with his beautiful wife Christine.