Lara Jenkins is a talented and gifted teacher who has been singing all of her life. Music has always been her passion and her love for jazz prompted her to get a BA in vocal performance from Columbia College and she completed most of her coursework for a MAT degree from Concordia University. Lara has a vast amount of experience as she has been a worship leader and choral director for over 25 years which has taken her all over the country. She is currently the worship leader at the Chicago Church of Christ and sings with the Tina Jenkins Crawley worship band. She has sung in multiple jazz, cover and wedding bands all over Chicago currently singing with the Roy Vombrack (RSVP) orchestra. She has taught everyone from children to adults and fully believes that music is a universal “peace” woven into the fiber of every person. She is excited to bring her gifts, her knowledge and love for teaching to Local-Motions.
Lara is thrilled to bring her musical knowledge and life-long love for teaching to Musician’s Workshop.