Alyssa Wirkus is from Parma Heights, Ohio and recently relocated to New York City. She is certified to teach music PreK – 12 in Ohio and is in the process of getting her New York certification. Alyssa graduated from Hiram College in Ohio in 2009 with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Music Education. She has experience teaching choir, outdoor education, and has spent the last 4 years teaching K-3 general music and musical theater at Parma Community Elementary School in Ohio. Alyssa currently teaches at P.S./M.S. 279 in the Bronx.