Jaclyn Ohnemus is a Choir Director at Linn-Mar High School in Marion, Iowa. In 2011, she graduated from Luther College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Vocal Performance and Music Education. After student teaching in Minnesota, Jaclyn began her teaching career at Xavier High School in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where she directed two choral ensembles, the prep show choir and liturgy singers for four years. In the fall of 2016, Jaclyn began teaching at Linn-Mar and she currently directs multiple choral ensembles, the annual musical and In Step, Linn-Mar’s mixed prep show choir.
An active performer, Jaclyn currently sings in Chorale Midwest, a Cedar Rapids based choir under the direction of Dr. Bradley Barrett. Previously, she had the privilege of singing under the direction of Dr. Allen Hightower in the nationally acclaimed Luther College Nordic Choir. Jaclyn is very grateful for the teachers who shared their love of choral music with her and she feels fortunate to have a career in which she does what she loves everyday with amazing coworkers and students.