Sandra has served as the Music Director, traditional music, for Cokesbury, for 26+ years. Dr. Durr has lived in Pensacola and served in ministry for over 50 years, singing and playing the piano, organ, and harp. She has directed adult choirs, including senior adults, children, and youth choirs; vocal ensembles; handbells; and children’s musicals throughout her career. Currently, she directs the Chancel Choir, Jubellation handbells, God’s Grace ladies ensemble, coordinates the Singing Samaritans, an adult music ministry to retirement and nursing homes, and assists the pastoral staff in planning meaningful worship experiences.
Sandra and her husband, Jim, have 3 children and 3 wonderful grandchildren. She enjoys the beach, hiking, seeking out waterfalls, reading, needlework, and, of course, making music.