Carolyn Teraoka-Brady

San Marcos High School


2014 Carolyn headshotCarolyn Teraoka-Brady is enjoying her fourteenth year as Director of Vocal Music at San Marcos High School and her thirty-second year as an educator in the Santa Barbara Unified Schools District. She directs the Madrigal Singers, A Cappella Choir, Advanced Women’s Ensemble, Men’s Ensemble, Girls Chorus and is also the vocal director for the spring musical. The San Marcos Madrigal Singers have consistently received superior ratings at festivals, and last year were selected as a showcase choir for the Western Division ACDA Conference in Santa Barbara, California.

Prior to teaching choral music she enjoyed 18 years working with junior high marching band, percussion, guitar and choir. Carolyn was named the Santa Barbara County Teacher of the Year in 1999 and in 2014 she received the Crystal Apple Award for her work in secondary education in the Santa Barbara County.