Mr. Hussey has served the Joy of Music School since 2002 in capacities including Outreach Teacher and Volunteer Teacher of guitar, trumpet and piano. Formerly Director of Music at the School, he also taught General Music and Music Theory during his staff tenure. He is a former high school and middle school science teacher in the Knox County Schools. Mr. Hussey holds a B.S. in Biology, a B.A. in Psychology and a M.S. in Education from UT Knoxville. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in higher education management at ETSU, and is a volunteer music teacher at the Joy of Music School. He has been a contractor in outreach management since 2019.