Dean, School of Professional Studies; Professor of Choral Music
Dr. Tom Council serves as Dean of the School of Professional Studies and Professor of Choral Music. Dr. Council also serves part time as Minister of Music at Antioch Baptist Church, located in Habersham County, Georgia. In addition to 27 years of teaching and church ministry, Dr. Council has served as guest conductor/clinician for various choral festivals and concerts, including six concert appearances at Carnegie Hall and one at the Lincoln Center.
In 2005, Toccoa Falls College presented him with the Wade Distinguished Scholars Faculty Award and his college choir has made concert appearances in Hong Kong, South Korea, Thailand, and Israel.
“Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.” -Philippians 3:13-14
|Degree Earned||Area of Study||School Attended|
|Ph.D.||Music Education||Auburn University|
|M.M.Ed.||Music Education||Samford University|
|B.S.||Music Education (concentrations in voice and choral conducting)||Toccoa Falls College|