DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington
Jen started singing barbershop at a young age with her mom, dad, and sister in Marion, Ohio. She brought this love of four-part harmony with her to Nashville, Tennessee, where she joined Sweet Adelines International (SA) in 2000. She has since joined the Barbershop Harmony Society (BHS) and Harmony, Inc. (HI) and remains a proud member of all three organizations.
She is a Certified Director through Sweet Adelines’ Director Certification Program and has achieved the status of Master Director. She is also a past member of the SA International Board of Directors and served on the Regional Leadership Committee and the Young Women in Harmony Committee. Jen has been honored to be a part of the prestigious Harmony University (BHS) faculty for the past five years. Jen is the current Membership Coordinator for Region 14 and is also on the Regional Faculty in Regions 4 and 14 (SA).
Jen sings with Presto!, current international 4th place medalist (SA) and V, current international 10th place quartet (HI). She is also a member of Song of Atlanta Chorus (SA). Jen has been the front-line director for Scenic City Chorus (SA) in Chattanooga, TN, for the past 11 years and is currently directing an a cappella chorus, Serendipity, in Nashville.
Kathleen Hansen has been working in the field of music education and performance since 1998. She has a Bachelor of Music degree specializing in music education and trumpet, a single subject teaching credential, and a Master of Music degree specializing in conducting. Kathleen is the Artistic Director of the San Diego Women’s Chorus, Master Director of the San Diego Chorus of Sweet Adelines, and Musical Director of the Sun Harbor Barbershop Chorus. She currently serves as the Artistic 411 Advisor for GALA Choruses. She is an active clinician, musical adjudicator, presenter, voice teacher and coach. In 2020-21, Kathleen has moved her work online: running rehearsals, coaching, and designing and editing virtual ensembles. Kathleen is passionate about creating an environment of belonging while helping singers discover their unique voice.
$45 Region 19 Members
$22.50 Region 19 Youth
$55 Non-Region 19 Members
$129/NIGHT (not including taxes/fees)
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PLEASE NOTE: Parking $17 for overnight parking allows unlimited in/out access each day. $11 for one time parking.
Deadline for Registration and Housing: January 6, 2023
COVID Protocols for Region 19 Educational Events
The health and safety of our members remains an important concern of the Regional Management Team. Members are reminded to use good judgement regarding their own health and the health of others. Beginning in January 2023, COVID vaccinations are strongly recommended but will not be required in order to participate in “live” events hosted by the region. Similarly, negative COVID tests will not be required but are encouraged. Masks will be optional and your personal choice. This policy could be adjusted should there be a change in local, state, or national guidelines.
updated December 1, 2022
(subject to change)
Final Schedule will be available for download after January 13
Registration & Housing Deadline: January 6, 2023
3-Step Registration Process
- Register for Singers' School using the form below
- After registering, you will be directed to pay for Singers' School in Region 19's online store
- Make your room reservation at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington: Click here to make your reservation or call Reservations at 1-800-HILTONS and use group code SAS