Visual & Performing Arts Coordinator
Spokane School District

Dave Weatherred is the Visual and Performing Arts Coordinator for the Spokane School District, a position he has held for the last 17 years.  Now in his 37th year in education, he began his career as the instrumental music teacher for the Parma School District in Parma, ID, followed by similar positions in the West Valley School District and at Ferris High School in Spokane.  He is active as a clinician, adjudicator, and honor group conductor throughout the northwest states.  Dave was honored by the Washington Music Educators with inclusion in their “Hall of Fame” in 2001 and received the 2013 National Association for Music Education (NAfME) Northwest Division Distinguished Service Award. He has been married to his wife Lea for 37 years, has two adult children, and is enjoying his role as a grandfather!