SYS Directors

2019-2020
Andy Johnston

Andy Johnston

Andy Johnston directs the Springfield Youth Symphony, the  Glendale High School Orchestras, fifth grade orchestra at Field, Pershing, Sequiota, and Wilder Elementary Schools, and he directs the Southwest Baptist University Orchestra. This is his thirty-second year teaching strings, and his twenty-second in Springfield.

 

Troy Cronkhite

Troy Cronkhite

Troy Cronkhite currently is the Director of Bands with the Springfield R-2 School District in Springfield, MO.  He resides with his wife, Suzanne, and three children, Jeremy, Addison and Benjamin. Troy also has an older daughter, Melany, and a grandson, Maddox.