Where are They Now? featuring singer/Songwriter and 2007 Prairie graduate Hailey Whitters

Hailey Whitters – Where are they now?

Where are They Now? Catching up with Prairie alumni as part of its “Where Are They Now?” series. Today we are featuring singer/songwriter and 2007 Prairie graduate Hailey Whitters.   Hailey works in Nashville, TN and has already written a song that was recorded by Alan Jackson.

What year did you graduate Prairie High School?

2007

What activities were you involved in at Prairie?

Dance Team, Cross Country, Show Choir, Student Council

What is your current position?

Singer/Songwriter at Carnival Music

Where is your place of employment?

Carnival Music in Nashville, TN

What are your job responsibilities?

My job is to write songs for artists in country music.

What is your biggest professional accomplishment?

My biggest professional accomplishment to date is having written a song that was recorded by Alan Jackson.

Hailey Whitters with Country Music Singer Alan Jackson

Describe your career/educational path since graduating from Prairie High School.

Post high school,I received a bachelors degree in Music Business at Belmont University in Nashville and went on to be signed by Carnival Music the year after graduating college.

What advice would you give to today’s high school graduates? 

My advice to today’s high school graduates would be to work hard, stay focused on your goals, and seek opportunities outside of your comfort zone.

To learn more about Hailey, visit her website, http://www.haileywhitters.com