Tonya is in her 16th year teaching K-6 music for Hurst Euless Bedford ISD at River Trails Elementary. She previously taught K-5 music in Clark County School District, Las Vegas, Nevada for 5 years.
Tonya McKenna received a Bachelor’s in Music Performance, Master’s in Music Education, and completed Orff Schulwerk training at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She has also completed a post level class at SMU with Werner Beidinger, as well as World Music Drumming Level I. Tonya has served on the board for Nevada’s Desert-Valley Chapter as chairperson for Fundraising and previously served on the board for North Texas AOSA as membership chair. She currently serves as vice president of North Texas AOSA.
Tonya, and her husband Mike, have two wonderful children, Emily, 21, and Ethan, 9. Tonya loves being a soccer mom, yoga, reading, gardening, and baking/cooking.