Tim taught Applied Bassoon and Music Theory at St. Cloud State University from 1997-2003. Currently, he is the Instrumental Music Coordinator at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN, where he oversees the instrument inventory and maintenance. Instructors include Charles Ullery, Dr. Steven Konechne, Dr. Timothy Perry, Dr. Patricia Hoy, and Norbert Nielubowski (bassoon/contrabassoon), Gus Sandberg (saxophone), and Dana Donnay (instrument repair). He completed his BA in Instrumental Music at Bemidji State University in 1986.