Darlene Kuperus is appointed as visiting faculty in the University of Michigan organ department for the 2020–2021 academic year.
She has served as a full-time church music director, organist, pianist, conductor, chamber musician, and concert manager and is currently associate music director at First United Methodist Church, Plymouth, Michigan, and serves as an instructor in the church’s Fine Arts Academy. She is a former faculty member at William Tyndale College, served as visiting faculty in the University of Michigan organ department in 2016, and is a frequent presenter at the university’s annual organ conferences.
Kuperus earned her undergraduate degree from Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, and the master’s and doctoral degrees in church music from University of Michigan, where she studied with James Kibbie (organ) and Michele Johns (sacred music).
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