Kristin Harney, Assistant Professor of Music Education at Montana State University in Bozeman, currently teaches undergraduate and graduate level music methods, assessment, and interdisciplinary arts courses. Additionally, she supervises student teachers, advises music education majors, and directs the MSU Youth Chorale. Harney received her BA in music education from Luther College, her MA in music education from the University of Minnesota, and her DMA in music education through Boston University. She has taught at MSU for 9 years and has 14 years elementary general music experience. Harney has presented at music conferences in Montana, Minnesota, Wyoming, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, and Athens, Greece.