John Bowling was born in York, PA and raised in Camp Hill. He is a graduate of East Pennsboro Area High School. Mr. Bowling holds a Bachelor of Music in Music Education from Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, PA.
After teaching for two years in the Pen Argyl School District in Pen Argyl, PA, Mr.Bowling accepted a position in the music department at Millersburg. He has taught music at all levels in Millersburg since the fall of 1985. Since 1993,he has been the classroom music teacher at Lenkerville Elementary School, where he also directs the chorus.
Originally a trombonist who sometimes sang in the occasional chorus, Mr. Bowling has recently begun to find opportunities as a vocal soloist. He currently serves as a national anthem performer for the Harrisburg Senators, the Hershey Bears and the Baltimore Orioles. You can also hear him perform in the annual faculty/staff talent show.
Active in youth baseball in Susquehanna Township, Mr. Bowling lives in Halifax.