Mrs. Emily Holzner is from Chicago, Illinois. She received her bachelors degree from the University of Illinois in Music Education with a Choral Emphasis. She also received a masters degree from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University. There she served as a director of one of the Indiana University Children's Choirs, and she produced research in assessment methods in middle school choir classes. Mrs. Holzner taught previously at West Ridge Middle School in Eanes ISD before coming to Clint Small Middle School. While she has taught middle, elementary, and college level courses in music, her favorite has always been teaching middle school singers!