Verda Slinkard is currently at Lafayette Jefferson where she directs "First Edition" and "Expressions". She was at Edgewood High School where she directed "Music Warehouse" and "Sophisticated Ladies" for the past 38 years. Verda's groups have long been regarded as major trend setters in the nation. Many innovations in the show choir idiom originally began at Edgewood High School. She has been on staff at Show Choir Camps of America for 30+ years and judges all over the country.