WCDA is proud to announce the candidates for the following elected leadership roles in our organization:

Southeast District Representative: Andi Franklin and Cassandra Pacelli

ONLY WCDA members in ZIP codes 531, 532, 534 may vote for SE rep. 

Southeast District Representative 

Andi Franklin

Andi Franklin is in her 5th year of teaching and currently serves as choir director at West Allis Central High School and choir director/general music teacher at West Milwaukee Intermediate. She graduated with a degree in music education from the University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point where she graduated suma cum laude and served as the ACDA Collegiate Chapter president for two years. Franklin presented a session on an Arts Integrated Dia de los Muertos unit for ArtsCore in 2018. She also served as a curriculum writer for grades 6-12 choir and grades 6-7 general music for the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District. Franklin stays active in the arts through vocal directing and choreographing musicals for the WAWM Recreation Department and teaching private voice lessons.
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Cassandra Pacelli 
Cassandra Pacelli is in her 9th year of teaching and serves as the Choir Director and Vocal Director for the musicals at Greenfield High School in Greenfield, WI as of 2023. She graduated from UW-La Crosse with a degree in Choral Music Education and received her MM in Music Education from UW-Milwaukee in 2021. Pacelli specializes in teaching high school choir. She has taught grades K4-12 in Wisconsin as well as completing her student teaching in Spain. In 2021, Pacelli and colleagues presented a panel session at the WMEA conference titled “Marginalized Voices in Music Education.” Pacelli is a native of Elmhurst, IL and resides in Milwaukee where she performs as a section leader in Chant Claire Choir.

SE District Representative Voting

ONLY WCDA members in ZIP codes 532, 532, 534 may vote for SE rep.