Peggy was named Outstanding Educator for the Traverse City Area Public Schools and also Outstanding Person in Education for Traverse City Area Public Schools. She recently retired after 37 years as a music educator, spending 23 of those years in the Traverse City Area Public Schools music programs, where she taught general music, directed The All-City choir and provided music instruction to parochial schools. She brings that same loving enthusiasm, commitment, and outstanding skill to her work with Singing Heart to Heart. Peggy is a gifted pianist and autoharp player as well as being a highly trained vocal coach. She currently provides personalized music visits for a singer with Parkinson’s as well as leading group sing alongs. Peggy has a Bachelor of Music Education, Broad Area Vocal degree and a Masters Degree in the Art of Teaching. When not playing music, Peggy is working to save our environment or taking a hike in a beautiful spot.