Lena Meyer, who’s also a staff member with the Tahoe Music Institute, attended Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff and graduated with a B.A. in Instrumental Music Education.
During her time at NAU, Lena was in many leadership positions within the School of Music, and she also played second horn in the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra. Upon graduation, Lena relocated to Scottsdale, Ariz., to teach band at Mountainside Middle School and Anasazi Elementary.
In 2010, Meyer moved to Tahoe City to teach sixth- through eighth-grade band at North Tahoe School. During her time as a teacher, Lena has taught concert band, jazz band, general music and private French horn lessons.
Last year, Lena completed a Master’s in Music with the American Band College of Sam Houston State University, and was recently named a “Teacher Making a Difference” at North Tahoe School.