A native of Biddeford, Maine, Craig Ouellette joined CRMS in 2013 after completion of a Master’s Degree in Conducting from the University of Maine. While studying at the University, Craig held the position of Assistant Conductor to both the University Symphonic Band and Orchestra.
Ouellette has previously held the title of Assistant Conductor of the Maine Youth Orchestra in Yarmouth, Maine, where his duties included individual coaching of strings, and conducting select performances. Craig is also the founder and conductor of the Southern Maine Chamber Orchestra. A group comprised of roughly forty members of both student and community musicians, performing works from the classical era.
Craig’s interests outside of teaching include coaching, hiking, running, and golf.