Robert Lindley, Accompanist
Robert Lindley, a native of Arkansas, attended Arkansas Tech as a saxophone major in instrumental music education. He later graduated with Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in applied organ from the University of Texas at Austin. Before coming to St. James United Methodist Church in Little Rock, Mr. Lindley served as Organist-Music Associate at First Baptist Church in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, also, at Thalia Baptist Church in Virginia Beach, Virginia and at Brentwood United Methodist in Nashville, Tennessee.
While in Pine Bluff, he served as accompanist for the Pine Bluff Chamber Singers. In Virginia, he was also accompanist for the Virginia Baptist Male Chorale, and served as Dean of the Tidewater Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. He is currently the secretary for the Central Arkansas Chapter of the AGO.
Lisette Christensen, Executive Director
Prior to joining the Arkansas Chamber Singers, Lisette served as administrative assistant for St. Louis Cathedral Concerts, St. Louis Archdiocesan Choir with a membership of 75 singers and St. Louis Cathedral Basilica Choir with 35 singers in Missouri. She helped with planning two trips to Europe for the choirs, managed the day-to-day operations of the choirs and was in charge of all ticketing operations of the Concert Series for five years.
Lisette has been executive director for ACS for the past 13 years. Currently , in addition to her duties as Arkansas Chamber Singers Executive Director she works as an independent web designer and graphic artist for non-profits. Lisette has been a life-long singer with experience singing in various choirs in Ohio, Missouri and Arkansas.