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Katie Yochheim

– Hometown: Amherst, Ohio

– Major(s)/Minor(s): Music Education

– Class Year: Junior

– Most Influential Faculty or Staff Member: Dr. Jami Lercher

“I have been enrolled in a class with Dr. Lercher every semester since I came to Baldwin Wallace University. She has been a constant source of inspiration for me with her loving, supportive, encouraging, and kind heart. I am extremely thankful for her genuine interest in my well-being and success, not only as a student but as a person and future music educator.”

– Most Influential BW Course: Teaching Music in a Diverse Society

– Career Aspirations: Kaitlyn hopes to one day lead a high school or middle school choir program and work as a music director for a local music theater program, while also teaching private voice, piano, and guitar lessons on the side.