Jaclyn Schwartz (Director of Liturgical Music)
Jaclyn began her journey as a church accompanist as an 8th grader at The Church of St. Peter (N. St. Paul). She is a graduate of St. Olaf College (Piano Performance) and the University of Minnesota (Collaborative Piano). In addition to St. Peter’s, she has been an active music director and accompanist around the Twin Cities for churches such as Sacred Heart (East St. Paul), Catholic Eldercare (NE Minneapolis), St. Edward’s Church (Bloomington) and more. She has also freelanced in musical theater for organizations such as Artistry Theater, Lakeshore Players, Children’s Theatre Company, Ashland Productions, Youth Performance Company and several school districts in and around the metro area. Jaclyn began accompanying at St. Mary of the Lake in 2019 and is grateful to transition into a full-time role as Director of Liturgical Music.