Meet Our Staff
Roger has been involved in church music ministry and music education since 1972. He has a BA in Practical Christian Training and an MA in Sacred Music with a proficiency in conducting. Being a certified piano technician, Roger has over 30 years experience tuning and repairing pianos for individual owners as well as churches, educational institutions and concert halls. Roger and his wife, Joy, co-founded Just N Tune music in 2012 and are honored to offer music services for residents of west Kentucky and middle Tennessee.
Joy Powell - Piano/Administrator
-Nationally recognized piano soloist, recording artist, and studio musician; Principle accompanist for numerous vocal and instrumental recordings
-Over 40 years of piano teaching experience with students of all ages and skill levels; Specializes in teaching hymn playing
-Over 35 years of experience as a choral director
-Gifted composer and arranger of both vocal and instrumental music
-Church pianist and organist
Joy is a gifted pianist, arranger, and composer whose career began at age 13 when she played for her first wedding. Joy’s experience not only includes many years of teaching private lessons but also extensive work as a recording artist, concert pianist, and vocal ensemble director. Many of Joy’s students have won honors regionally and nationally in various contests, festivals and guild auditions.
Mike Foster - Brass/Woodwinds
Before moving to Clarksville in August of 2021, Mike served in churches in Michigan, Ohio, and Florida helping students of all ages with their music skills. He has twenty-seven years of experience teaching private lessons as well as directing bands, orchestras, choirs, and clinics in various parts of the country. He has a bachelor’s degree in Music Education and a master’s degree in Biblical Studies. He has been involved in some professional playing and recently published his first CD with solo trumpet and orchestra. He currently holds the position of Music/Media Pastor at Bible Baptist Church in Clarksville where he directs the choir, special music, and all aspects of the music and media ministry. His desire is to see the next generation develop their abilities so they can use them in whatever capacity they find themselves in the future.
Caitie Wollett - Voice/Piano/ Admin Assistant
Caitie Wollett, a gifted mezzo-soprano, is an experienced voice teacher, piano teacher, administrative assistant and vocal performer. She graduated with her BA in Vocal Performance from Bethel University in 2016 and her MA in Vocal Performance from Austin Peay State University in 2020. She taught courses including Applied Voice, Class Piano, Music Appreciation and Vocal Diction at Austin Peay State University (2018-2020), Tennessee State University (2020-2021) and Cumberland University (2020-2022). In addition to her work at Just-N-Tune, she currently teaches Applied Voice at Trevecca University and performs professionally in the middle Tennessee area for Nashville Opera, Nashville Symphony Chorus and Gateway Chamber Chorus. She is excited to use her previous experiences to help students grow in singing and piano playing in the Clarksville area.
Liz Volz - Cello/Piano
Elizabeth Volz is a cellist who enjoys teaching and performing throughout her community. She has just graduated from Austin Peay State University with her Bachelors in Music with a concentration in Cello performance and is continuing her studies as she pursues a Masters in Music.
Elizabeth’s passion for teaching expands further than just in the studio as she has helped support local orchestras such as the Clarksville Youth orchestra.
Betsy Adair - Voice/Piano
Betsy Adair is a soprano and pianist who began her musical studies at twelve years old. Originally from Dyersburg TN, she came to Clarksville to further study voice and piano. She has been working towards a BM in Vocal Performance at Austin Peay State University. Additionally, she has been a member of church choirs, APSU’s university choir, opera workshop, and piano ensembles. While she remains an active performer, she loves teaching voice and piano. Betsy has experience teaching college aged students with varying musical backgrounds, and she has taught in a music camp for children ages 4-7. She enjoys working with students of all ages and loves to see their success in music.
Lisa Coleman - Violin
Lisa began formal violin instruction at 10 years old, though as a three year old, she used crayons to “play” violin. Lisa has studied violin at the Jackson Community Music School in Jackson, MI and holds a music degree from Baptist College of Ministry in Menominee Falls, WI. Lisa completed a Viola/Violin Teacher’s Retreat course at Indiana University. As a member of the Suzuki Association of the Americas she has registered teacher training for Violin Units 1 and 2. Her desire is to teach students of all ages to enjoy the wonder of music for their own.
Zenas Alexander - Violin
Zenas Alexander is currently the Orchestra Director at West Creek High School, Clarksville’s only Orchestra program. A graduate of Tennessee Technical University under the direction of Dan Allcott and Wei Tsun Chang, he was a founder teacher of the Suzuki String
Project consortium. Ever an advocate for string music in the community, Zenas serves as a private teacher in Clarksville as well as a Director for the Clarksville Youth Orchestra.
Karen Owen - Piano
Karen has over 40 years of experience teaching children and adults of all ages and abilities. She has taught beginner to advanced piano in settings including individual, group lessons in schools and at home. Her degree is a Bachelor of Science in Church Music from Welch College.
Her appreciation and dedication to the piano began with lessons in the sixth grade, and by the ninth grade, she was playing in church. In high school, she was the accompanist for the Concert Choir, and during this time, she knew she wanted to become a piano teacher! Her extensive background in music instruction and years of experience uniquely enables her to help students reach their highest potential.
Her goal is to spread the joy of music and piano playing and welcomes students of all ages, backgrounds, and skill levels.