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Brink Norton, Director
DIRECTOR : Brink Norton

Brink is originally from Birmingham, Alabama and graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Choral Music Education. After teaching music for 10 years in Alexander City, Alabama, he moved to the Lowcountry in 2007. Brink works in the Communications Office at Porter-Gaud School, and he just completed his tenure as Director of Upper School Choirs in 2022.  

He performs around the Southeast as the tenor in The Charlestones, the premier a cappella group in the Lowcountry. He lives on John’s Island with his wife, Kristyn. He has a daughter who will soon graduate from Belmont University, and two stepsons, ages 11 and 14. Brink enjoys golf, fishing, photography, and tennis in his limited free time.


Linda developed her love of piano and honed her skills as an accompanist in Pennsylvania where she accompanied choirs while still attending junior high school. Since moving to the Lowcountry, Linda has held positions as choir director, organist, and accompanist for a variety of local churches.


Seaside Singers is led by volunteers from the choir.  The current Board of Directors consists of Barbara Brown, Carol Hallman, Betsy Heinmiller, Jan Kerrigan, and Penny Portman.