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Heather Smith


Heather Smith

RCM Certified
RCM Examiner
Heather K. Smith, NCTM maintains a multi-faceted career as a music educator, administrator, and community arts advocate. Heather is the Director of Development and Advancement for The Frances Clark Center. She is also the co-creator of The Frances Clark Center’s online course, A Pianist’s Guide to Studio Management. Heather is a member of the College of Examiners for The Royal Conservatory of Music and examines students throughout North America. In addition, she serves on the MTNA Development Committee and the MTNA Business Network. As a certified Change Leader through the Utah Division of Arts & Museums, Heather enjoys supporting communities through local fundraising events and larger capital campaign initiatives. Heather received a Master of Music and Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance from the University of Utah as well as a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Maryville University in St. Louis, Missouri. She is currently completing an MBA at Westminster College in Salt Lake City and will graduate in April 2022. Formerly the Assistant Director and Associate Instructor at the University of Utah’s School of Music Preparatory Division, Heather now teaches both private lessons and group classes in her home studio in Centerville, Utah.

Instrument / Discipline

  • Piano

Spoken languages

  • English

Specialized in

  • Youth (7-17)
  • Young Children (under 7)
  • Beginner/Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Teaches At

  • Music school
  • Online
  • Teacher's home
  • Teacher's studio

Specialist designation

  • Piano - Advanced
  • Piano - Elementary
  • Piano - Intermediate


  • 2015 - Master of Music - University of Utah
  • 2010 - Bachelor of Music - University of Utah

School Associations

  • Music Teachers National Association - National
  • Utah Music Teachers Association - Provincial / State
RCM Credentials
RCM Certified
RCM Examiner