Amy has 14 years of experience teaching piano professionally. She has served as the Co-creator and Executive Director for Noteworthy Music Academy since it's birth in 2011. Prior to that time she owned and taught at Keynotes Piano Studio which had locations in Canyon, Plainview and Amarillo, TX.
Amy was elected TEACHER OF THE YEAR 2017 by the Amarillo Music Teachers Association for her work in furthering the mission of the organization and providing outstanding programs for students.
She holds a bachelors degree in Piano Performance and Pedagogy from West Texas A&M University (2005) and an Associate's Degree in Music from Amarillo College (2003).
Amy has a deep passion for working with kids who learn differently or have learning disorders. She loves helping these VERY BRIGHT kids succeed!
Amy continues her education through diligent research and study of current offerings in piano literature, educational materials and foundational technical principles.
Amy has been featured as a guest lecturer in WT's piano department and served as the Amarillo Music Teachers Association Director of Piano Ensemble which showcased area students at the Texas State Convention in 2016 and 2017.
Amy is currently the Vice President of the Amarillo Music Teacher's Association.
Amy is excited and honored to do what she really loves to do everyday; teach the next generation a deep love of music and piano playing. Her other highly rewarding career is to serve as Wife to Kip and Mom to Gabriel (7) and Lydia (4).