|[IMAGE: ]||Vera McCoy-Sulentic is the director of the Suzuki program at SIUE. She has been a registered teacher trainer for the SAA for the past ten years. Her field experience includes four years of public shool teaching in Eugene, Oregon and six years as a string specialist in Edwardsville public schools.
In addition, Ms. McCoy -Sulentic is a clinician at Suzuki Workshops International and recieved the Excellence in Teaching Award in 1996. Ms. McCoy-Sulentic recieved a M.M. Education from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, a B.M. from University of Oregon and a B.A. from University of Iowa.