Dr. Marci Malone DeAmbrose is a general music teacher at Hartley Elementary School.  Previously, she taught at Dawes Middle School, Scott Middle School and the Bryan Community Focus Program. Dr. DeAmbrose has also been a member of the adjunct vocal music faculty at Concordia University and Doane University, where she taught forty private students collectively and conducted the Concordia University Women’s Chorale as well as the Doane Collegiate Chorale.  In addition to teaching, she also enjoys a performing career, including opera, music theatre, oratorio, various concert works, recitals, and master classes.  Dr. DeAmbrose received her Bachelor of Music Education from Baker University in Baldwin City, KS, her Master of Music and Artist Diploma from the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, and her Ph.D. in Music from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  She is looking forward to using all of her different experiences to instill a life long love of music in all her students!