She currently teaches in douglas county school district twice a week for DC Downbeat, and teaches private music lessons full-time through for Music & Arts (Westminister, CO), American Music School (Lakewood, CO), and Taylor Robinson Music (Denver Metro Area).
As an educator, Katie is a multi-instrumentalist who teaches guitar, piano, violin, trumpet, french horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba, oboe, flute, clarinet, saxophone, and bassoon. She has experience teaching middle and high school band, general music education pre-K through 5th, and has Montessori training. Additional certification: Colorado Department of Education substitute authorization, First Aid and CPR certified.
As a horn player she has been trained by reputable professionals and held primarily principal horn positions in orchestras and ensembles in the Midwest throughout her career. Additionally, she has won competitions and scholarships throughout her studies.
Katie has a passion for writing and is an advocate for musician's health and injury prevention. She holds memberships with the Performing Arts Medical Association, International Horn Society, and the National Association for Music Educators.