Patricia Saunders Nixon Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide
Portsmouth, VA, February 15, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Patricia Saunders Nixon of Portsmouth, Virginia has
been included in the Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and
achievements in the field of education.
About Patricia Saunders Nixon
Dr. Nixon has over 34 years experience in the music education field. She has been an Assistant Professor
of Music/ Vocal Instructor at Norfolk State University since 2002, specializing in voice, piano, sight
singing/ear training and music appreciation. Dr. Nixon previously taught music for 22 years at the
Virginia School for the Deaf, Blind and Multi-Disabled in Hampton, Virginia from 1978 to 2000. She
was a Choral Director for the Norview Middle School of Norfolk and later at Wilson High School of
Portsmouth. She reestablished the Vocal Jazz Ensemble at Norfolk State University in 2002 and served as
its Director from 2003 to 2010. Since 2010 she has been the Director and teacher of the Jr.
Music/Summer Music Clinic. Dr. Nixon is affiliated with the National Association of Negro Musicians,
the National Association of Teachers of Singing, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and is an Honorary
Member of Tau Beta Sigma. Born on November 22, 1955 in Norfolk, Virginia, Dr. Nixon obtained a B.S.
in Music Education in 1978, a M.M. in Vocal Performance in 1988, both from Norfolk State University
and a D.M.A. in Vocal Performance from Shenandoah University Conservatory. Singing the role of Clara
in Porgy & Bess was a career highlight. She is married to Jimmie L. Nixon and enjoys photography and
crafts in her spare time.
About Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide
Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide highlights the professional lives of individuals from every
significant field or industry including business, medicine, law, education, art, government and
entertainment. Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide is both an online and hard cover publication where
we provide our members' current and pertinent business information and is also a biographical
information source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search firms
throughout the world. Our goal is to ensure that our members receive all of the networking, exposure and
recognition capabilities to potentially increase their business.
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