Maritza Lynch co-conducts the Summit Singers in the Park Hill and central locations in the Neighborhood Choir Program. Maritza is from Lima, Peru. She received her BA in Music Education from the National Conservatory of Lima, and her MA in Linguistically Diverse Education from Regis University Denver- Colorado. She is the former Creator and Director of the Peruvian Chinese Choir in Lima and the former Director of Aplausos de Colorado Children’s Chorale. Maritza is currently teaching at Academia Ana Maria Sandoval Elementary school in Denver Public Schools. She participated in several Conducting Master classes in Germany, Minneapolis and Argentina as well as participating in Master classes lead by Werner Pfaff creator of Studio Vocale Karlsruhe. She has several years of experience teaching chorus and Band in the public school, and absolutely loves sharing and making music with her students. Maritza currently sings and is the assistant conductor in Christ in the Mountain Choir.