While in high school, Mr. Britt played in bands directed by Jim Crayton and sang in choirs directed by Betty Neil Parsons. After graduation, he attended the University of North Carolina at Wilmington to pursue a degree in chemistry. However, his love for music made him transfer to Methodist College.
In 1993, Mr. Britt graduated with a Bachelor of Music degree with a concentration in Music Education. He received his Masters of Music Education degree from East Carolina University in 2013.
After graduation, Mr. Britt began his career with Cumberland County Schools. For more than 23 years, he has taught General Music, Band, Chorus, and Advanced Placement Music Theory.
Today, Mr. Britt serves as the choral director at Cape Fear High School where he has been for the last 17 years. Prior to that, he was the director of music at First Baptist Church in Fayetteville, NC where he directed adult, youth, preschool, and handbell choirs.
Mr. Britt is a requested adjudicator and clinician. He has adjudicated choirs throughout North Carolina.
Mr. Britt has been married for 27 years to Holli, a teller supervisor at Branch Banking and Trust. Their daughter, Jessica, is a graduate of the Campbell University School of Pharmacy.