James A. Moore, Director of Choral Activities, is a graduate of East Texas Baptist University and the University of North Texas. Previously, he was Choral Director at Irving High School and conductor of the Irving Chorale. His professional activity includes two terms as Vice-President of the Texas Choral Directors Association, Vocal Division Chair and President of the Texas Music Educators Association, President of the Texas Music Adjudicators Association, National President of the American Choral Directors Association, and Southwestern Division President of ACDA.

He has served on the Board of Directors for the International Federation for Choral Music. Choirs under his direction have performed at conventions for TMEA, TCDA, the TAMS, and the Music Educators National Conference. In addition, the ETBU Concert Choir was selected to perform for the 2000 ACDA Southwestern Division Convention and the 2001 ACDA National Convention. In 2005, Mr. Moore was the recipient of the Texas Choral Directors Association most prestigious recognition, the Texas Distinguished Choirmaster Award.