Jerilee has been a member of Sweet Adelines International since 1970. For 19 years, she was
a Championship Chorus Director in Iowa, and now brings her expertise as Master Director to
City Voices Chorus.
Jerilee graduated from the University of Iowa, studying vocal pedagogy and class voice. She
served as a Sweet Adelines International judge in the Showmanship category for 17 years and
has competed on the international stage in a top-tier quartet. She has coached choruses and
Director of City Voices since its inception in 2001, Jerilee is invested in each chorus member’s
musical growth She and her husband, Jim, live in Lake St. Louis and are both dedicated to the
hobby of barbership singing.