Ed Archer is the Director of Music at Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Santa Clarita Valley. Ed spent over 30 years as Director of Liturgy and music at St. Monica Catholic Church in Santa Monica as well as the Director of St. Monica High School Rainbow Riders and Monica’s Concert Choir. He graduated from California State University, Northridge with a degree in music and has been teaching high school students choral music ever since. In addition to his responsibilities at St. Monica, he is also a faculty member at CSUN’s Teenage Drama Workshop held in the summer in the performing arts buildings at the college.

He lives in Acton, California with his wife Joanne and. They have four adult children; Geof, Garrett, KC and Bryan.