Shawni Kitchpanich, Producer
Originally from southern California, Shawni is a veteran of Andrew T. Miller Music Studios. A child star, Shawni has been involved with musical theater since age three, starting with vocal training with Sandra Forsgren. She modeled for Sears and Woolworth’s at age six, and holds multiple pageant titles including Wee Miss California and Little Miss Cinderella.
In her early adult years, Shawni worked in theater with Gilbert and Sullivan Society of San Diego, Starlight Civic Light Opera, and the Old Globe Theatre. Shawni worked on a PBS PSA called "Get High on Yourself", performed with Otis Brown of The Drifters, worked as a sample artist for Luther Ingram, was an assistant and sample artist to Academy Award winning artist Joe Brooks, and has appeared on reggae albums including Big Mountain’s "Wake Up".
Shawni works as a demo sample artist for Andrew T. Miller, assisting with talent evaluation for the studio. She is also assistant music director for the glee group FORTÉ, and is a producer of THE COMPOSER.