Ethan Chessin teaches music at Camas High School. The Camas High School Choir program has earned praise around the Northwest for its engaging performances of unique, diverse repertoire, including collaborations with local musicians Sama Dams, Alan Singley, Point Juncture, WA, AU/Luke Wyland and more. In recognition of his dedication, innovation and excellence as teacher, Chessin was named Regional Teacher of the Year and Camas School District Teacher of the Year in 2017. Prior to his work at Camas High School, Ethan directed the Calcutta Foundation Orchestra, an orchestra of adult orphans in Calcutta, India, and the Dahoo Chorus, a psychedelic rock-opera choir in Portland, OR.

He holds a B.A. in music from Yale University and an M.A. in music education from the University of Washington.