Strings Faculty

String School of Franklin Faculty 2021-2022

Diane Plouffe pic no captionMrs. Plouffe
Director, String School of Franklin
Director, Repertory Orchestra
Director of Music, Franklin Public Schools
Mrs. Plouffe is the founder of the String School of Franklin and Director of Music for Franklin Public Schools.  She received a bachelor’s degree in violin performance and a master’s degree in music education. She is also a member of the Claflin Hill Symphony Orchestra.

Carla Loukota 2015Mrs. Loukota
Director, Preparatory Orchestra
Mrs. Loukota received her bachelor’s and master's degrees in music education and has performed in string quartets, chamber and large orchestras in New Mexico and Massachusetts. 


Brent Selby pic - CopyMr. Selby

Instructor, Beginner I Cello / Bass
Mr. Selby received his bachelor’s degree in cello performance. Since 2010, he has been a cello instructor for the String School of Franklin and the Lifelong Music Academy’s Private Music Lesson program. He is also a member of the Claflin Hill Symphony Orchestra.


Steven Sergi picture - CopyMr. Sergi

Instructor, Beginner I Violin / Viola
Mr. Sergi, an alumni of FHS and the String School of Franklin, received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in viola performance. He teaches private violin/viola lessons for the Lifelong Music Academy’s Private Music Lesson program and is a member of the Claflin Hill Symphony Orchestra.