Clint is a highly passionate and charismatic individual. A talented performer, speaker, and teacher, Clint finds joy is helping others achieve more than they thought possible. The visionary and driving force of Base Academy of Music, he is an inspiring leader who cares deeply is for his staff and the people they serve. Clint is known for sucking all the marrow from life and encouraging those around him to do the same. Clint became a music educator after college, though not in a traditional classroom. He taught private guitar and was a rock band instructor, basically Jack Black from School of Rock. He experienced first hand the intellectual, social and emotional impact of making music. As a parent in Midtown, KCMO, he deeply desired the same outcomes for youth around him. Others echoed those desires but met little opportunity. Clint launched Base Academy of Music, believing that when you teach a child to play music, you teach them to see their potential AND you give them the tools to pursue it.