Kassandra Weleck, NCTM, is an adjunct instructor of music at Pima Community College and teaches privately at her studio in Tucson, Arizona. She has degrees from Bowling Green State University (BM) and Arizona State University (MM), and has performed in the United States, Canada, and Europe. Kassandra has spent many years serving MTNA in various capacities at the local, state, and division levels, and currently serves as MTNA’s Southwest Division Director-elect, MTNA’s Composition Competition Coordinator for the Southwest Division, and ASMTA’s Immediate Past President. She is also an adjudicator for the MTNA e-Festival, RCM certified in piano teaching, and does Arizona Study Program in her studio. Kassandra has taught piano, music, and music theory for 20+ years.