Janet Sump holds a B.S. Degree in Music Education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and a M.M. Degree from Converse College. She is an adjunct faculty member of the UTC Music Department and the Cadek Conservatory of Music, where she has taught for over 15 years. Janet is certified in the state of Tennessee to teach music K-12 and holds both state and national certification in music education, piano, and violin from the Music Teachers National Association. In 2004 she was honored with the UTC Outstanding Adjunct Faculty Award. In 2005 she was selected as the Tennessee Music Teacher of the Year by the Tennessee Music Teachers Association (TMTA).