Dr. Dziekonski is Head of School at the Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School’s Center for Performing and Fine Arts in West Chester, PA. He has 36 years of experience as a music educator, 25 of which have included arts administrator roles in secondary schools. As an arts program developer at several independent and public schools, he has experience creating and fostering innovative arts programming that empowers young artists to lead purposeful lives. Dr. Dziekonski earned his B.M. in Music Education and Film Scoring from Boston’s Berklee College of Music, M.A. in Music Education from California State University, Northridge, and Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Boston University.