Mrs. Pierson is currently a Limited Term Lecturer at IPFW, teaching courses in music education. She previously worked at Lakewood Park Christian School where she held positions as Elementary Principal and Assistant Superintendent. Prior to her work as a school administrator, she taught elementary music in the Fort Wayne Community School district where she was also appointed to a position as the Elementary Music Liaison. She is a past board member of the Indiana Music Educators Association and Area 2 coordinator of Circle the State with Song. She frequently presents at educational conferences and workshops. Mrs. Pierson received her Bachelors degree from Taylor University – Fort Wayne and completed both her Masters degree and the Principal Licensure Program at Indiana Wesleyan University. She is also certified in Levels 1 and 2 of Orff -Schuwerk. Mrs. Pierson and her husband, Ed, make their home in Auburn where they are active in their church and enjoy supporting the activities of their nieces and nephews.