Board of Directors

Kristin Bauer

Board Chair, Soprano, Lady Oak Singer, Section Leader

GRPS Special Education Resource Interventionist, studying law

Emily Rucker

Board Vice Chair, Soprano

Associate Attorney at Warner Norcross & Judd LLP

Cheryl Beatty

Board Treasurer

Staff Veterinarian at Capital Area Humane Society

Kelly Sheeran

Board Secretary, Alto

Grand Valley Metro Council, Algoma Township Deputy Supervisor

Shannon Behr DeNoble

GRWC Donations Manager, Bass

Health Informatics Project Manager Peace Corps

Peg Franklin

Tenor, Lady Oak Singer

GRPS Special Needs School Bus Driver, loves dogs and nature

Vicki Loren


CDL driver, swing band singer, trumpet player, Uber driver, retired legal assistant

Laura Nelson


Engineer, City of Wyoming Resident

Barbara Osburn


GRPS Special Education Administrator, Opera Grand Rapids Singer and Education Committee Member

Mary Reed Kelly

GRWC Diversity and Inclusion Committee Lead, Alto

Communications Consultant, Instructional Designer

Lori Tennenhouse

Artistic Director

Director of the Girl’s Choral Academy, member of the American Choral Directors Association