Natalie Kahler is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music (NCTM) as part of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). She holds Bachelor of Arts in Music and Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry degrees from Washington State University, and a Master of Music degree in Piano Performance at UMKC. She studied piano with Dr. Jeffrey Savage. Natalie has a passion for sharing stories through music, whether through her own performances and lecture recitals, or through teaching and inspiring others to express themselves musically. One of her biggest interests is making arts education accessible to underprivileged populations. Over the past two years she has been teaching private lessons and group music classes to refugee children and youth in KCK as part of the New Change 4 Youth program. She started teaching when she was in high school and loves working with students of all ages.