Degrees and Certifications:
William Carey University -Masters of Education, 2007. Middle Tennessee State University - Bachelor of Science in Recording Industry Management, with a Double Minor in Music Industry and Mass Communication, 1998. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College - Associate of Arts in Broadcasting, 1989. Certification: AA 165 Music Instrumental (K-12), A 166 Music Education Vocal (K-12), A 119 English (7-12), A 192 Social Studies (7-12)
Mrs. Marsha Gaines, M.Ed.
Hi! My name is Marsha Gaines. I am married to Erwin "Scooter" Gaines and have a beautiful daughter, Danielle. Danielle is a junior at Mississippi State University majoring in Business with a pre-law emphasis. I studied voice and guitar at the University of Southern Mississippi. I studied Recording Industry Management, Music Industry and Mass Communication at Middle Tennessee State University where I earned my Bachelors Degree. I received my Masters Degree in Education at William Carey University. I have written and produced award winning jingles, was a radio broadcaster, and have performed as a professional musician for over 30 years. I sing in a praise band at church and also sing and play keyboards and guitar in a local band called RAZZOO. I recorded the theme song for the Mississippi Outdoors television show which was seen on MPBS for 5 years and is now on the Pursuit Channel. I am a member of Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society. I began my teaching career in 2004 as Band Director for Mercy Cross High School in Biloxi, MS. This is my 11th year with Biloxi Public Schools.