Amy Meppen Neal is Instructor of Piano Pedagogy and Class Piano at Shorter University, where she teaches Piano Pedagogy, Class Piano, and piano lessons.
Mrs. Neal began her piano study at the age of six. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Pedagogy. She completed her Master of Music degree in Piano Pedagogy and Performance at the University of Oklahoma under the noted pedagogue Dr. Jane Magrath.
Mrs. Neal moved to Georgia from California, where she served as Assistant Director of the Santa Monica Academy of Music and taught group piano classes at Cerritos College. Prior to her time on the west coast, she taught class piano, pedagogy, and private piano lessons at East Texas Baptist University.
Amy Neal has taught private piano lessons in Texas, California, and Texas, and she has maintained an active private studio since 1998. She is a member of the Music Teachers National Association, the American College of Musicians, and the National Federation of Music Clubs.
Mrs. Neal has also remained an active accompanist, working with both students and faculty. She has worked at East Texas Baptist University, Longview Opera, Santa Monica Academy of Music, Valdosta State University, Shorter University, and several churches.
Amy Neal lives in Rome, GA with her husband and 2 sons.