Our Volunteer Instructors help make our program a success. Get to know the instructors that work hard on creating the classes you love!

 Jacqueline Skokna  I teach the Art of Writing in Nature because  I am interested in discovering new tools to help unlock our creative flow. Together we will get connected to the beautiful world of the outdoors as a way to tell our stories. 

Jacqueline Skokna

I teach the Art of Writing in Nature because  I am interested in discovering new tools to help unlock our creative flow. Together we will get connected to the beautiful world of the outdoors as a way to tell our stories. 

 Toney Cole  For me, teaching the Nashville Community Education T-shirt Quilting class gives me an opportunity to share my knowledge while partnering with students who want recycle their treasured t-shirts into a memorable heirloom t-shirt quilt. 

Toney Cole

For me, teaching the Nashville Community Education T-shirt Quilting class gives me an opportunity to share my knowledge while partnering with students who want recycle their treasured t-shirts into a memorable heirloom t-shirt quilt. 

 Andrew Lantz  I teach “Beginning Birding” because I feel that connecting people to nature is critical to the health of our planet. Birds provide an easy and rewarding entryway to understanding the complexity of ecosystems. I love being able to share my passion for the amazing diversity and physiology of birds in the hopes of helping others become advocates for conservation.- Andrew Lantz

Andrew Lantz

I teach “Beginning Birding” because I feel that connecting people to nature is critical to the health of our planet. Birds provide an easy and rewarding entryway to understanding the complexity of ecosystems. I love being able to share my passion for the amazing diversity and physiology of birds in the hopes of helping others become advocates for conservation.- Andrew Lantz

 Donovan Grimwood  I teach the sport of fencing in three different classes offered through Nashville Community Education because it is a fun, enjoyable, and challenging sport. Whether you want to be a pirate, a Jedi, or looking for a sport that is individualistic in nature and will challenge you in a fun and safe manner, fencing is for you.

Donovan Grimwood

I teach the sport of fencing in three different classes offered through Nashville Community Education because it is a fun, enjoyable, and challenging sport. Whether you want to be a pirate, a Jedi, or looking for a sport that is individualistic in nature and will challenge you in a fun and safe manner, fencing is for you.

 Elizabeth Sanders  I teach canning and food preservation because it is important to know how to safely preserve and use fresh produce in our everyday meals.

Elizabeth Sanders

I teach canning and food preservation because it is important to know how to safely preserve and use fresh produce in our everyday meals.

 Tatiana Johnson  I teach upholstery because it's a unique skill to have as people will always need a place to sit. - Tatiana Johnson

Tatiana Johnson

I teach upholstery because it's a unique skill to have as people will always need a place to sit. - Tatiana Johnson

 KJ  I teach bike riding and bike riding skills because human-powered movement is critical to a healthy, connected community.

KJ

I teach bike riding and bike riding skills because human-powered movement is critical to a healthy, connected community.

 Cindy Stone  I teach Financial Success because I hope to make it easier for working adults to navigate through life making sound and logical financial decisions. - Cindy Stone

Cindy Stone

I teach Financial Success because I hope to make it easier for working adults to navigate through life making sound and logical financial decisions. - Cindy Stone

 John Holley  I teach Mindful Weight Loss because lasting change is an inside job. - John Holley

John Holley

I teach Mindful Weight Loss because lasting change is an inside job. - John Holley

 Tawanda Sheeri  I teach Understanding Recovery because  I'm in long-term Recovery and know that its possible and for me, it's no greater Joy than when others join in to see change advance in their, lives or that of a family member or friend. 

Tawanda Sheeri

I teach Understanding Recovery because  I'm in long-term Recovery and know that its possible and for me, it's no greater Joy than when others join in to see change advance in their, lives or that of a family member or friend. 

 Mary Beth Harding  I teach yoga because I believe it can be an accessible, powerful tool for empowerment, relaxation, and self-care for everyone, every body.

Mary Beth Harding

I teach yoga because I believe it can be an accessible, powerful tool for empowerment, relaxation, and self-care for everyone, every body.

 Lakeithea Anderson  I teach because I love seeing small business owners understand the importance of Social Media. 

Lakeithea Anderson

I teach because I love seeing small business owners understand the importance of Social Media.