Thomas Smoker is the co-founder of SoulCove Center for the Arts, Inc. He earned a bachelor of science degree in Bible/Music Ministries from Lancaster Bible College as well as a graduate degree in Vocal Performance from The Boston Conservatory. He is the Choral Director at the Pingree School in Hamilton, Massachusetts. Mr. Smoker has over 10 years of experience in teaching, coaching/directing, leading workshops and symposiums, is a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS), the A cappella Educators Association (AEA), as well as the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA). He has served as the Assistant Choral Director and was part of the voice faculty for Endicott College and Lancaster Bible College. He regularly music directs for community and high school musicals and concerts. Mr. Smoker also maintains a healthy performance career in opera, oratorio, musical theater, and solo concerts as he is often sought after throughout New England and Mid- Atlantic.