Meet Mr. Johnson
Adam comes to LOJ after spending the past 26 years growing up, going to school, and working in the beautiful states across the Midwest. Born in Indianapolis, Adam grew up in Carmel, IN and spent his youth performing at the Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre, participating in the Indianapolis Children's Choir & Youth Chorale (2000-2008), and appearing in many school productions of plays and musicals. Adam received his Bachelor's of Music Education from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music (GO HOOSIERS!) in the Spring of 2013 where he directed/music directed nearly a dozen student musicals and served as lead accompanist and soloist with the IU Singing Hoosiers show choir. He spent the next two years directing the choral department at Danville High School in Danville, IL where he led his two competitive show choirs to victory by winning 6 Grand Championship awards through the 2014 and 2015 show choir competition seasons. He also brought musical theatre back to DHS by producing and music directing the first school musical in over a decade. Ready for a change his life, Adam is thrilled to be living in Portland, OR and working at Lake Oswego Junior High with some of the most incredible staff and student body he could ever dream of.
Meet Mrs. Pecoff
Danielle is a lifelong thespian and since the age of 5 she has worked on a wide variety of projects as an actor, singer, dancer and director. She is a graduate of Southern Oregon University's Theater Arts program. She holds a Master of Arts in Teaching from SOU and has spent the past 5 years working as professional actor and teaching artist. She grew up in Lewiston, Idaho and then went on to live in Ashland, Oregon, Segovia, Spain and Dalian China before landing in Portland.
During her 4 years in Portland, she has worked with such organizations as Teatro Milagro, Clackamas Repertory Theatre, Northwest Children's Theatre, New Moon Productions and the Oregon Children's Theater. Some of her career credits include Lisa Morrison in Collected Stories, Percy Talbott in The Spitfire Grill, and Lt. Cdr. JoAnne Galloway in A Few Good Men.She is excited to work with the amazing students at LOJ!