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Ms. Kathy Alan is in her 2nd year as a music educator for the Appleton School District, and spent recent years as a choral conductor for the Waupaca and Winneconne Community School Districts, with a total of 30 years in the music education profession. Kathy received a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois, and a Masters Degree in Educational Technology from Marian University. She is an active member of the American Choral Directors Association, having served at the state level as the Coordinator of the Wisconsin Choral Directors All State Choral Project in 2014-15 and as a former faculty member of the WCDA Vocal Jazz Institute. Ms. Alan has worked as a vocal coach for various summer music camps, and is listed in Who’s Who Among American Teachers.
Aside from her work as a Collaborative Accompanist in the Fox Valley region, Kathy Alan is a member of Jazz Central Voices, a vocal jazz ensemble based out of UW Stevens Point at Wausau. She also plays keyboards and is a vocalist with the band STEEM and in an acoustic duo that performs in the northeast Wisconsin region. Rounding out her musical endeavors, Ms. Alan is a music worship leader and choir director at St. Mary’s Catholic Community in Winneconne. Kathy has sung professionally at various theme parks and in Las Vegas, as well as with The Dean’s List Big Band, and the Big Band Reunion.
Ms. Alan enjoys the outdoors, and spends some of her free time in her kayak, on the golf course, walking or hiking. Listening to live music and spending time with her family and friends are also favorite ways to relax! She is grateful to work with the staff and share her love for music with the students at Classical Charter School!