School of Rock Company

School of Rock is the world's largest and most trusted multi-location music school with tens of thousands of musicians going through our classes, workshops, camps and performance programs every day. Founded as a single school in Philadelphia, Pa., in 1998, School of Rock now has over 300 locations in 15 different countries, helping aspiring musicians master skills, unleash creativity, and develop tools they need to thrive in life. Our leadership team members combine business savvy, a passion for music and a drive to help children succeed.

School of Rock mission statement
SCHOOL OF ROCK IS A GROWING,
PASSIONATE COMMUNITY
DEDICATED TO ENRICHING LIVES
THROUGH PERFORMANCE-BASED
MUSIC EDUCATION
CORE VALUES
At School Of Rock
01
GROWING PASSIONATE COMMUNITY
BELONGING

We foster diversity, equity and inclusion by celebrating individuality and demonstrate respect for all.

COLLABORATION

To build an enduring brand means we all pursue our common purpose and are willing to extend a helping hand.

OPTIMISM

Always assume positive intent from others, cheer on one another and amplify positivity.

02
DEDICATED TO ENRICHING LIVES
SAFETY

Always secure our students' physical and emotional well-being while behaving with professionalism

INTEGRITY

Honor your commitments, respect our intellectual property and always be honest and transparent.

REWARD

We promote career growth and offer financial opportunity in an environment of lifelong learning.

03
PERFORMANCE-BASED MUSIC EDUCATION
DEVELOPMENT

Acquire new life skills by succeeding as an ensemble and taking constructive risks.

CREATIVITY

We believe unleashing power of teamwork expands horizons and unlocks individual expression.

PROFICIENCY

METHOD™ is our differentiator. The patented music education system we employ ensures students master technique and theory.

Become a Franchisee

School of Rock boasts more than 50,000 students and over 300 locations worldwide. We attribute our success to unwavering focus on our mission: we are a growing and passionate community dedicated to enriching lives through performance-based music education. Our amazing franchisees across the world are our partners in this mission. Through franchising, you have the opportunity to become a pillar within your community, shape the next generation of musicians, and run a successful and profitable business.

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MEET THE LEADERSHIP TEAM

Our leadership team is comprised of a group of experienced executives who are either musicians themselves or deeply passionate about music and music education. Together, they combine business savvy, a passion for music and a drive to help children succeed.

Rob Price
PRESIDENT & CEO
Stacey Ryan
CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER
Sam Dresser
CHIEF INNOVATION OFFICER
Anthony Padulo
CHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
Alexandra Kendall - VP of Marketing at School of Rock
Alexandra Kendall
VICE PRESIDENT OF MARKETING
Eric Schmidt
Eric Schmidt
VICE PRESIDENT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Mary Connor
CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER
John Cappadona
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Vice President of Finance Dorothy Moyer-Hoffman
Dorothy Moyer-Hoffman
VICE PRESIDENT OF FINANCE
Vice President of Operations Jim Love
Jim Love
VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS

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