Renee Carmichael is a music instructor, adjudicator, and online adjunct professor for Garden City Community College. As a hornist, she has performed with numerous professional ensembles including Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra, Bainbridge Orchestra, and the Washington Chamber Brass. Mrs. Carmichael has also played with a number of community based ensembles including community bands, orchestras, and Tubas Christmas. She received her Bachelor of Music degree from University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and her graduate degree from University of Washington where she studied with Jeff Fair. Mrs. Carmichael lives in Minnesota with her husband Brandon, a keeper at the Minnesota Zoo, their two daughters Molly and Chelsea, and Collie mix Coda.