Flutist Kelly McKinney performs, teaches, and conducts in the Metro Atlanta area. She is the conductor of the Fayette Area Flute Choir and the Atlanta Southwind Youth Flute Choir. Mrs. McKinney (23-year teaching veteran) currently is the band director at Trinity Christian School in Sharpsburg, GA as well as the flute professor at LaGrange College and Point University. She also has a full private teaching studio, and organizes Flutapalooza!, a flute day held each summer. Kelly is a sought-after judge and clinician and holds a bachelor’s degree in flute performance from San Diego State University, and a Master’s from Mercer University. She performs with the Mercer Flute Choir and is a member of the Dulcet Flute Trio.