Marian McCaa Thomas founded and directs the Westport Brown Bag Concert Series, now in its nineteenth season. She has a B.A. in History from Oberlin College, and a M. Music in Organ Performance from Boston University. She was organist/choir director at Saint Paul School of Theology for fifteen years, taught music at Purple Dragon Preschool for thirty-two years, and retired in June 2009 from her position as Music Director/Organist at Westport Presbyterian Church. Marian has a piano studio at her home and also teaches harpsichord. She is one of the founders of The Westport Center for the Arts.