Mrs. Jean Dexter
Cello Teacher / Teacher Trainer
Jean Dexter (BM—Michigan State; MME—Southern Illinois-Edwardsville, specializing in the Suzuki Approach with John Kendall) is a cello and violin Registered Teacher Trainer with the SAA. Jean has twice served on the SAA Board of Directors, most recently as Secretary, has served on SAA committees to develop systematic teacher training courses, and received the first Missouri ASTA Studio Teacher Award and the Suzuki Chair Award at the American Suzuki Institute in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Jean maintains a private Suzuki studio of cello and few violin students in Olathe, Kansas.