Bernardo G. López is a performer, composer, teaching artist, multi-instrumentalist and Program Director of MYCincinnati. Bernardo has over 8 years of teaching experience and has worked in/with, public school music education, CCM prep jazz department, Bootsy Collins Foundation, Xavier University, and of coarse MYCincinnati. Bernardo is a musician/recording artist with over 11 years dedicated to the local Cincinnati and national music scene performing on vocals, bass, guitar, piano, drums and saxophone. His involvement in networks of artists, administrators and teachers is aimed at combating discrimination of marginalized people/individuals and creating safe spaces for students, artists, and professionals. Bernardo identifies as Latinx(o) and is bilingual in Spanish and English.