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Phyllis Johnson-Porter

Dr. Phyllis Johnson-Porter

Adjunct Faculty

Elementary Music Education

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Phone : 803-641-3515


Bachelor of Arts – Music Education; Bennett College, Greensboro, North Carolina

Master of Music – Music Education; University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, Cincinnati, Ohio

Doctor of Education – Educational Leadership; Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, Georgia


Phyllis E. Johnson-Porter, a native of Augusta, Georgia, received certification in Disciplined-Based Music Education from Armstrong-Atlantic University in Savannah, Georgia, and holds all three levels of certification in Orff Schulwerk from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Porter has 25 years of public school teaching experience and has served as general and choral music specialist in Cincinnati, Ohio; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Jackson, Mississippi; and Atlanta, Georgia where she also directed the Atlanta Public Schools Honor Chorus. Dr. Porter teaches general and choral music at Jenkins-White Elementary Charter School, Augusta, Georgia, and is married to Rev. Dr. Donald Porter.


The Etherredge Center
University of South Carolina Aiken
471 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801
P: (803) 641-3305

Office Hours

Monday – Thursday : 8:30 am – 6:00 pm

Friday : 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday and Sunday : Closed

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