Jennifer Purdy is a music teacher at Highland Park Elementary School. She has worked as a classroom teacher and a private music teacher. She has presented workshops for Salt Lake School District, taught professional development sessions for the staff of Children's Dance Theater (Virginia Tanner Dance) at the University of Utah, and is a regular guest speaker in education classes at the University of Utah and Westminster College. She also works for BYU and its partner school districts helping teachers integrate music into their classrooms. Jennifer also helps compose original children's operas through Utah Opera Company. She loves teaching, traveling with her family, working as a watercolor artist, and playing the piano in a swing band.