Brion Kennedy - Fine Arts Department Chair / Guitar Instructor 

Earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Music from the University of Georgia, Mr. Kennedy studied under the guidance of renowned guitar educator John Sutherland. During his time at UGA, Mr. Kennedy also studied music composition under the tutelage of Dr. Adrian Childs.  He is currently an owner of the Athens School of Music, where he previously taught, and Vogel Audio, a commercial music production and sound design company. Mr. Kennedy is a member of the National Association for Music Educators and the Guitar Foundation of America. He served as the Guitar Chair for the Georgia Music Educators Association from 2017 to 2019.

Mr. Kennedy began teaching at St. Pius X in the fall of 2010.  In May of 2013, Mr. Kennedy received his Master's Degree in Secondary Education. He has served as the Fine Arts Department Chair since 2013.  Mr. Kennedy received his Education Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership in May of 2018.