Additionally, Spitz is a nationally recognized educator due to his various roles in public schools throughout Greater Houston. He is the former front ensemble director and co-designer for the North Shore High School Indoor Percussion Program, a Scholastic World group that won four consecutive Texas State Championships, multiple Winter Guard International Regional Championships, and was a World Class Finalist at the 2014 WGI World Championships in Dayton, Ohio. He is also an accomplished private instructor and clinician. His students find consistent success in All-State Band/Orchestra, solo competitions, and frequently go on to some of the most competitive collegiate music programs in the country.
Mr. Spitz is a current student of Matthew Strauss and Richard Brown. He is also a former student of Mark Ford, Christopher Deane, Ed Soph, and Brett William Dietz.