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Fine Arts Department

Villa Joseph Marie offers a growing, cohesive fine arts program that encourages interdisciplinary communication among its faculty and exposes students to all of the creative arts disciplines.



Fine Arts Department Faculty

Danielle Cargas

Danielle Cargas

Art Teacher
B.A., Temple University
M.Ed., Kutztown University
Sonny Facenda

Sonny Facenda

Band Director, Tri-M Moderator
B.A., The College of New Jersey
Melissa Holdren

Melissa Holdren

Performing Arts Administrator, Fine Arts Department Chair, Teacher
M.A., Villanova University
Shelly O’Hara-Tapp

Shelly O’Hara-Tapp

Teacher
B.M., Cleveland Institute of Music & Case Western Reserve University
M.M., Shenandoah Conservatory
P.M.C., Mannes College of Music & The New School NYC