Bonnie Whitehurst moved to Florida, from Michigan, in 1979. She worked for the Pinellas County Arts Council for 20 years in the Artist in the Schools program. Since 2001 she became a fulltime music teacher at Espiritu Santo Catholic School where she also plays the organ and cantors. Additionally, Bonnie is the music director for the Unitarian Universalist Church of Tarpon Springs. Ms. Whitehurst also composes and records. She has nine professional CDs, three of all original music, and a DVD.