Kristi McNellis is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music and holds a B.A. in Piano Performance and Nursing from Augustana College in Sioux Falls, SD.  She has over 18 years of teaching experience, including teaching at Home Educator’s Resource Organization (HERO) in Forest Lake..  Kristi is an active member of the Minnesota Music Teachers Association, a Founding Teacher for The Music Development Program in North America, and serves as the Board President for the Association of Professional Piano Instructors.