Demi VanderWerff

Demi VanderWerff
Music Director

Demi VanderWerff works as a performer, director, and teacher in the Southeastern region. As well as enjoying a full artistic career, she is deeply devoted to facilitating spiritual worship and communion in an interfaith practice. Demi has a passion for working with singers of all levels to promote a holistic lifestyle and is the founder of NamaSing, a meditative approach to vocal coaching and performance anxiety. A passionate yogi, she also holds her RYT-200 Yoga Alliance Certification specializing in the Baptiste Method. Demi has been engaged with Mississippi Opera, University of Mobile Opera, Ars Nova School of the Arts, Jacksonville Opera Theater, Opera Upper West, Bloomington Cantata Project, The Huntsville Community Chorus, IU Opera, Druid City Opera, and Natchez Festival of Music. Interested in all aspects of arts, Demi has also been involved in stage-managing and assistant directing through the Natchez Festival of Music, Red River Lyric Opera, and the OK Mozart Festival. She holds her MM from the University of Mobile and served previously on the Voice faculty at Pensacola State College. Demi is looking forward to bringing her skills and creativity to support the music ministry at UUCH.