Staff
Organist/Choir Master

Vesna Mehinovic

Vesna leads the parish in music during our Rite II service.  She oversees the Choir, Children’s Choir and our Bell Choir. 
She began her formal education in music by receiving a diploma in Music Theory and Piano Teaching and Performing from the High School for Music in Sarajevo.  She continued her Bachelor of Arts degree in Conducting and Music Theory at the Sarajevo Music Academy and received a Master of Arts in Conducting and Music Theory at Wesleyan Univeristy in Middletown, CT.
Vesna is the first professional woman to conduct an orchestra in Bosnia and Herzegovinia.
In addition to her work at St. Michael's, Vesna is the conductor and music director for the Hamden Symphony Orchestra, teaches music at a number of elementary schools and is the Conductor for the Greater Waterbury Youth Symphony.