Bonnie Spurling has served as the Director of Fine Arts and Programming in Rockford Public School District since 2014. Prior to her current position she was a choral music teacher, accompanist, and church musician. Bonnie holds a BA in Music Education from St. Olaf College, a M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction from National College of Education, and a C.A.S. in Educational Administration from National Louis University. She and her husband are transplants from the suburbs who now live in Rockton. They have one daughter who is in residency at UIC.