Degrees and Certifications:

Shana Acray

Ms. Acray has lived in Gadsden, AL for the last 20 years but is originally from Allentown, PA. She received her bachelor degree in Music Vocal Performance from Lee University and her master degree in Music Education Choral from Jacksonville State University. She previously worked for the Gadsden City School System and taught Elementary Music at five different elementary schools and Theatre at the high school. Ms. Acray also music directs for CharACTers Theatrics in Gadsden. She has traveled in many different singing groups, recorded vocals for various artists and projects, and performs today mainly on the theatre and musical theatre stage. She is the proud mother of two intelligent, kind, and beautiful daughters. Ms. Acray is passionate about the voice and music and is happy to be at Sparkman.