Marcheta Williams is the Director of Visual and Performing Arts for Madera Unified School District. Dr. Williams has over 20 years of experience in teaching and administration. She is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, University of Southern California, Thornton School of Music, and the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Williams has continued to expand the String Orchestra at the three elementary school sites and the middle school Jazz program for K-8. Madera Unified’s VAPA program has received the 2018 Best Communities of Music Education.