President – Alicyn Quick
Alicyn Quick, who is from Lebanon, Missouri, is serving as our chapter’s current President. She is a junior studying Instrumental Music Education. Alicyn says that she appreciates that NAfME supplements her studies and pushes her to become a better musician and educator, as well gives her a chance expand her horizons. After she graduates, Alicyn wants to be a band director at the high school level and eventually obtain a higher degree to be able to teach at the collegiate level.
Vice President – Gabriel Englehart
Our current Vice President, Gabriel Englehart, is from Blue Springs, Missouri. . He is a junior and is working towards a degree in Vocal Music Education. Gabriel says that joining our organization helped push him to learn all sides of music education, and that he has been able to open up to new ideas, people, and music forms. After he graduates, Gabriel plans to teach at the high school level as a choral director.
Secretary – Shannon Jenkins
Treasurer – Rebecca Brendel
Our current Treasurer is Rebecca Brendel. Rebecca is a junior Instrumental Music major from Kingsville, Missouri. Rebecca chose to get involved in NAfME to help build personal and professional relationships, make friends, and meet future colleagues. Rebecca would like to establish growth and develop music programs in smaller communities.
Head of Fundraising – Kirstie Rossmiller
Our current Head of Fundraising is Kirstie Rossmiller. Kirstie is a junior Instrumental Music Education major from Maywood, Missouri. Kirstie joined NAfME to meet and make connections with other music educators. Kirstie would like to teach in public schools and then eventually teach at a collegiate level.
Historian – Kenzie Campbell
Our current Historian is Kenzie Campbell. Kenzie is a sophomore Instrumental Music Education major from Jefferson City, Missouri. Kenzie joined NAfME to make friends and meet people who share her goals and interests. Kenzie would like to be an elementary school music teacher and eventually get her Master’s degree in counseling.
Member at Large – Anna Sanderson
Our current Member at Larger is Anna Sanderson. Anna is a sophomore Vocal Music Education major from Lake St. Louis, Missouri. Anna joined NAfME because of the many educational opportunities and resources it offers. Anna would like to teach high school choir, although she has experience teaching music to people of all ages.