Dr. Cindy Renander, clarinetist, performs regularly in the Northwest with many orchestras, ensembles and music festivals. In addition to performing and clarinet-related teaching, she teaches at Tacoma Community College, and contributes to the local arts community with her arts administrative experience. A native Tacoman, she has also lived in the south, where she served as Visiting Professor of Music at Lander University in South Carolina. Dr. Renander holds a Doctor of Music and Master’s degree from Florida State University, and her undergraduate degree from the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. She resides in University Place with her husband, conductor John Falskow, and children Karl, Dana and Erin.