Adjunct Professor, Music Education
Contact: (904) 620-3891
Rose Francis holds an undergraduate degree in Music Education and Master of Music Performance in Conducting from the University of North Florida. Francis serves as orchestra director at Pine Forest Magnet School of the Arts where she conducts an impressive 500 students since 2012. She also serves as the Assistant Conductor of the Civic Orchestra of Jacksonville from the beginning of its inaugural season fall of 2016. In addition to conducting this season’s Civic Orchestra’s concerts at Manifest Distilling, MOSH, Cultural Council and the Jacksonville Zoo. Francis has helped to develop educational outreach materials for multiple concerts with Civic Orchestra of Jacksonville and other organizations including the Jacksonville Symphony educational concert series. She is a advocate for string education and an emerging leader in the field.