Tim Wurgler began his duties as Program Associate in July of 2006 at Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA), Wisconsin Music Educators Association (WMEA) and Wisconsin Foundation for School Music (WFSM). In March of 2007, Tim was appointed as Program Director.
Prior to joining WSMA, WMEA and WFSM, Tim was an Instrumental, General and Choral/Vocal Music Instructor, serving several schools in Wisconsin, including Lodi High School (1984), Lakewood School in Twin Lakes (1984-1989), Weston High School in Cazenovia (1989-1990), Wilmot High School (1990-2002) and Door Creek School in Saint Francis (2002-2006). Tim has also served as Director of the Milwaukee Liederkranz and the Milwaukee Damenchor, and currently serves as Director of both the New Glarus Joderklub and the New Glarus Männerchor. He is a retired member of the Central States Judges Association and the Drum Corps Midwest Judges Association.
A graduate of New Glarus High School, Tim earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education from UW-Madison in 1983. Tim has also done graduate work at Cardinal Stritch University, UW-Parkside, UW-Milwaukee and UW-Madison.