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Katie Sakanai
Katie Sakanai conducts the Timberline ensembles at Beach Court Elementary and Park Hill. She has taught music in the Denver area for 20 years, currently in Jefferson County at Mountain Phoenix Community School. She majored in Music and Russian at Wellesley College in Massachusetts. After graduation, she studied Russian classical music on a Fulbright scholarship in Moscow. She received her Master’s in Music Education with an emphasis in conducting from Colorado State University. Katie likes to sing with Denver Choir League and enjoys writing her own stories, poems and songs. She lives with her husband and two daughters in Wheat Ridge.