Teaching Faculty

Laron Dowdell

Laron Dowdell is musician with more than 20 years of experience as pianist and organist. His styles include gospel, jazz, country and improvisation. He has served in various roles as lead musician, director of various voices including male chorus, children’s and adult choirs. Laron has learned that his greatest passion is creating spiritually inclusive spaces through authenticity, patience, and cultural relevance.

  • July 1 - July 4
    • Music


      Holden Village is a community where your questions are valued and encouraged. Most programs led by visiting teaching faculty occur during the summer months. However, Holden also invites faculty to teach sessions for special events and retreats throughout the rest of the year.
      Check out a list of the 2024 Summer Faculty.