Music, Theatre, Dance Faculty & Staff
Music, Theatre and Dance Secretary
1300 The Haas Center for Performing Arts
Joann Szyniszewski is the Music Department Receptionist. Relocating to the Grand Rapids area, she previously worked for twenty one years with Walled Lake Public Schools located in southeastern Michigan area, with the last eleven years as an Assistant Principal's Secretary, at Western High School. The other positions in the Walled Lake School District that made up her years there was as a Library/Media Secretary, High Tech/Career Center Technician, Bilingual Department Secretary and Instructional Media Center Secretary. She has an Associates Degree in Applied Science along with Library Technician Certification from Oakland Community College.
Joann and husband, Robert have been married for thirty nine years having two children. Son, Keith is a Forensic Scientist for the Grand Rapids' State Police with his wife Sara, who works as a Scientist for Perrigo along with having 2 sons, Mason and Tanner. Daughter, Lisa is an Elementary School Teacher for Portage Schools and her husband, Rex is a Superintendent of Jobs with AVB Construction and they have 2 children, a girl, Camryn and a boy, Tyson. With the family growing, Joann is excited to have relocated to this area as to be available for grandmother benefits.