Erinn Jarrell Schwarz graduated summa cum laude from Point Loma Nazarene University, where she earned a Bachelor's degree in music with concentrations in music education and piano performance. She completed her Master's degree in piano pedagogy at San Diego State University. Erinn served on the faculty at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, California, for five years, teaching class piano, private piano, music theory, and aural theory classes. She has also taught class piano at her alma mater, PLNU. Erinn currently enjoys teaching private piano lessons at her home studio, and arranging sacred music for the piano. She lives in San Diego, California with her husband Dieter and daughters, Sienna and Kiera.