Kim Hooey is excited to be joining our family here at Morris Catholic, while returning to her teaching roots. With over 17 years of professional experience within the performing arts industry, Kim began her career as a professional violinist for the Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey. She then went on to teach music at several performing arts academies and local high schools before accepting a position within the Education Department at the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra. Prior to joining us, Kim worked with the Paper Mill Playhouse affirming, supporting, and nurturing students, directors, and educators in the art of musical theatre production.
Mrs. Hooey received her BA in Music from New Jersey City University, did post-baccalaureate work in Music Therapy at Montclair State University and is currently working on her MA in Psychology at Montclair State University.