Denise Lanier (Ms. Lanier) received her Bachelor's Degree in Piano Performance at Wheaton College in Wheaton Illinois. For the past two years she taught High School and Middle School choir and drama in Fayetteville, NC. She is excited to have the opportunity to share her love of music with the students at Academy of Math and Science Peoria Advanced. She believes that music is an integral part of education and essential for the development of every student. Ms. Lanier enjoys performing in musicals and singing in choirs.