David Torres brings twelve years’ experience to the podium. His vocal and instrumental ensembles have appeared in California, Idaho, Washington, and Utah and been heard worldwide through PBS broadcast and internationally televised events for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. David currently conducts the elite Vocal Affinity which was recently featured at the NWACDA Regional Conference in 2020. He has a passion for teaching, for creating soul-impacting music, and for pursuing the highest levels of excellence. David is greatly looking forward to commencing his doctoral studies with Dr. Nicole Lamartine, and working toward a long career in collegiate choral music and hopes to mentor future conductors.