Born into a family of singers and performers, Kerri has been wholeheartedly singing on stage since the age of 2. She taught Music and Voice at Elementary/Middle schools for 5 years, with a total of 14 years as a Vocal Instructor working with Academies, Dance Studios and Theaters, and eventually building and opening up her own studio, The Kerri Hardwick Voice Studio.
In 2004, Kerri graduated with her Bachelor of Arts in Music from Virginia Wesleyan College, were she was a prominent and featured soloist in the college’s travelling select choral group, the Wesleyan Singers. She also gave a premieredvocal concert at the college’s theater. She has studied music extensively throughout the years, ultimately reaching her most recent goal of becoming a certified THROGA instructor.
Kerri produced a CD of her very own entitled Never Walk Alone, which was released in 2011. In 2012 she won the First Place Award for her outstanding vocal performances in an extensive voice competition that was over a period of 12 weeks.
Kerri continues her passion for voice through her job as a Worship Leader, and as a featured member of the distinguished Doorway Singers, who perform in various areas and in many different genres, ranging from Broadway to Doo-Wop and Christmas. She is also a prominent member of the Young Audiences of VA as a performer, inspiring young students in and through the Arts