Anna Branigan recently moved to Nampa from Moscow after graduating from the University of Idaho, where she earned a Master’s Degree in Music Education. In addition to her work at IACS, she is thrilled to be serving as Director of Children's Choruses at Opera Idaho. Anna previously taught elementary music and high school choir in Gilcrest, Colorado. A native of Minnesota, she received a B.S. in Music Education- Choral and General as well as Piano Pedagogy from the University of Wisconsin- La Crosse. In her free time, Anna enjoys making music, practicing yoga, and exploring the outdoors with her husband and her 2 rescue pups.