Roderick Vester has worked as a musician, arranger, and producer. As a composer, his music has been published in the Total Praise Hymnal: Songs and Other Worship Resources for Every Generation. He currently serves as executive director for the PRIZM Ensemble, a nonprofit classical music organization that builds diverse community through chamber music education, youth development, and performance. He holds a B.A. in Psychology, an M.A. in Counseling, and an M.M. He is currently pursuing a PhD in Music Education at The University of Mississippi.