Michele Holdren Lakey has been playing the piano since she was five years old, and music and the arts has been a lifelong passion of hers. For the last 15 years, Michele has served as a music educator for kindergarten through high school grade levels at various private schools where she taught choir, general music, and was the musical director for productions. In addition to her role as a teacher, Michele has an extensive background as an accompanist supporting musicals, vocal studios, and area churches. Michele has played for many musicals, including, Les Miserables, Beauty and the Beast, Footloose, and Cats. One of Michele's favorite accomplishments, was leading her high school choir to achieve the honor of performing at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Michele has a Bachelors of Science degree in Music Education from Piedmont International University. When she's not teaching or performing, Michele loves spending time with her husband, three kids, and her dog.