Renee Painter has been the Chorus teacher at Piedmont Middle and High Schools since 2018. Mrs. Painter is passionate about sharing her love of music, particularly choral music, with her students. She loves providing students opportunities to participate in choral music festivals at Gardner Webb University, Furman University, Lenoir-Rhyne University, and Mars Hill University, her alma mater. She also enjoys working with our drama and dance departments on the high school’s spring musical and
other collaborative events. The majority of Mrs. Painter’s career was spent at First United Methodist Church of Belmont, where she developed and led vocal and handbell choirs for all ages. She lives in Belmont with her husband, Tim. In her spare time, Mrs. Painter enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren.