Elizabeth Valle is currently completing a Masters from the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance in Music Theory. She also has an undergraduate degree from MidAmerica Nazarene University in Harp Pedagogy. Elizabeth has been teaching music to students in the Kansas City area for over twelve years, and has been active in many of the local music associations and festivals. In addition, she is currently the Vice President of the Kansas City Lyra Chapter of the American Harp Society. Elizabeth has also chaired or co-chaired many large events in the KC area, including: the OMTA Solo Festival, the OMTA Halloween Recitals, the Lyra Chapter KC Harp Weekend, and the KC Harp Competition.