Todd Painter, Pianist



  • Musically gifted
  • Inventive
  • Flexible
  • Dependable


  • Born and raised in St. Louis


  • In 1992, joined The Urge, a St. Louis-based band known for its high-energy live performances of rock, reggae, heavy metal, ska, and rhythm and blues. For seven years, toured with the group in the U.S. and Europe.
  • Database administrator at Wells Fargo/Strategic Staffing Solutions, at TALX, and other companies
  • Project manager, NSI Marketing Services
  • Database administrator, Bryan Cave, LLP
  • Pianist, Emerson UU Chapel, since 2009


  • Majored in music performance at Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri
  • St. Louis Community College


  • Family life for Todd and his wife, Beth, an elementary-school teacher, centers on their two sons and two daughters, the youngest being in elementary school and the oldest in high school.