Kayla Stiely has been the Director of Member Engagement with the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association since 2017. She graduated from George Mason University with a B.M. in Music Education and completed some post-graduate work through West Chester University in Special Education with a focus on Assistive Technology. Kayla has experience teaching elementary band and general music in the Fairfax County Public School system in Virginia, as well as the Shenandoah Valley School District in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. She is currently a member of the Ringgold Band in Reading. She enjoys performing with community groups, in musicals, teaching private lessons, and spending time with her dogs, Zero, Dot, and Luna.