Kathy Stefani A Moscow, Idaho native, Mrs. Stefani has taught both elementary and secondary music for many years. She received her Bachelors of Music and Masters in Music Education from the University of Idaho. She plays numerous instruments, is an Orff Level I specialist and serves as Immediate Past-President for the Idaho Music Educators Association, Inc.
Mrs. Stefani is the recipient of numerous grants, and she and her programs have been recognized by the Grammy Foundation. The love of music came late to Mrs. Stefani and her hope is to instill that love in her students early on. Kathy has received the NFHS Music Teacher of the Year, Section 8, 2023, the Governor’s Award in the Arts, 2022 and the Music Teacher of the Year from the Idaho Music Educators Association, Inc. 2021 for her work as a member of the organization, establishing the IMEA Mentorship program, and as a music instructor in a small town.