Jeff Lott – Drums & Percussion (Faculty Member Since 2022): Jeff Lott was born in Charlotte, NC and started playing drums when he was nine years old. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from Brevard College, where he studied Percussion with Dr. Laura Franklin. He also studied with notable instructors including Jeff Sipe, Rick Dior, and Donnie Marshall. Jeff has been active playing drums for many local bands since moving to the WNC area in 2006. He has also performed in Brevard Community Band, First Baptist Church Brevard worship band, and the Brevard College Percussion Ensemble, Jazz Ensembles, and Pep Band. Jeff is passionate about the drums and dedicated to helping his students meet their goals. He lives in Waynesville with his wife, Michelle.