Desiree is an elementary music teacher, choral conductor, and mom of two daughters, ages 12 and 17. She has taught in both public and independent school settings, and currently teaches Lower School Music at Penn Charter in Philadelphia, PA. She is also a teaching artist and Interim Artistic Director for the Trenton Children’s Chorus in Trenton, New Jersey. Desiree grew up in a family who loved to sing together and found herself at an early age playing piano for get-togethers with family and friends. She became hooked on traditional music and dance when she attended her first CDSS Family Week at Timber Ridge in 2014. She has since enjoyed attending and teaching at Family Week at Ogontz and is happy to be a part of the Camp Agassiz community.