KAUFFMAN has been at UAHS for many years. He previously
spent 2 years teaching choral music in Orlando Florida,
2 years at Hastings Middle School, and has been at UAHS
A graduate of Columbus South High School, he attended
Bowling Green State University where he received his
bachelors and masters degree in choral and vocal music
education under the mentoring of R.D. Mathey.
Eric has served as the director of the Singing Buckeyes
Barbershop Chorus, the Otterbein College Men's Glee
Club, and the chancel choir director at Worthington
United Methodist Church. Eric was the guest conductor
at the Fairfield County Junior High Honors Chorus and
the OMEA District III High School Honors Chorus.
groups have consistently received superior ratings at
district and state adjudicated events. He is a past
recipient of the Golden Apple Award presented by the
Upper Arlington Civic Association for "outstanding
excellence in education".
maintains memberships in the Ohio Music Education Association,
Ohio Choral Directors Association, where he serves as
the South Central Regional Chair, and The American Choral
has coached baseball at various levels and directs and
produces our annual Broadway style musical.