Author Profile

Debbie Cavalier | Vice President of Online Learning and Continuing Education, Berklee College of Music

Current Position and Past Experience
Debbie Cavalier is currently the Vice President of Online Learning and Continuing Education at the Berklee College of Music. She is also the CEO of Berklee Online. Cavalier also serves as the Creative Director of children’s music education and entertainment company, Debbie and Friends.

In the past, Cavalier has acted as the Dean of Continuing Education and the Chief Academic Officer of the Berklee College of Music’s online division. She has also worked as the managing Editor of Music Education and Technology Publications at Warner Bros. Publications, was a music educator, and has authored hundreds of music method books and arrangements.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Cavalier received her Bachelor of Music from Berklee College of Music in 1987. In 1993, she completed her Master’s of Education at Cambridge College.

Cavalier is the recipient of the 50 on Fire Award, 2013 Education, granted by BostInno.

She composed and recorded a song featured on the 2011 Grammy Award winning CD for Best Children’s Album through her work with Debbie and Friends.

Personal Details and Community Involvement
Debbie Cavalier and her partner Beth Barrett split time between their homes in Watertown and Cape Cod. She enjoys golf, tennis, writing, recording and performing with Debbie and Friends, and time with family and friends.

Connect
Debbie Cavalier can be found on LinkedIn.
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