Kelsey Appleby is the excited to be the choir director of the Gator Choirs. She is originally from Georgia. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Shorter University in 2012 with a Bachelors of Science in Music Education. While at Shorter, she was very active in the music department and performed in several operas including "Cendrillon" and "Hansel unt Gretel." She also was the student conductor for the Shorter Chorus for 3 years. She has been working on her masters in Music Education at the University of Oklahoma. This is her 5th year teaching choir and 4th year at Garcia Middle School. In her free time she likes to hang out with her husband, play with her dog, Jackie, and watch Netflix and Hulu.