Alison (Elwell) Graichen
"Spell Check"

Vice President of Service 2001-2003
Clark Terry Festival Chair 2001


Birthday:
January 5, 1981

Joined Kappa Kappa Psi:
Lambda Fall 1999

Big Brother:
Dan Andersen

Little Brothers:
Alfred "Freddy" Ortelt & Kurt Schweiss

Instruments:
Bassoon & Flute

Number of years in a band:
11

Bands involved with:
Marching & Pep Bands, Wind Symphony, Orchestra, & Chamber Ensembles

Home Town:
Smithfield, ME

Major:
Music Education

Graduation Date:
2003

Why Did Alison Join Kappa Kappa Psi?:
I am still not sure why I first went to the meeting, but it was definitely one of the best decisions I have ever made!

Interesting Tid Bits:
MENC Treasurer 2000-2002
UNHWMB Flute Section Leader 2000-2002
We can fit 1160 bottles and cans in my car!

Where is Alison now?:
I am working on a master's degree in music teaching at UNH - I'm currently interning at Danville Elementary School. Next semester I'll be at Wells Junior High and High School in Maine. I'm also very busy planning a wedding with David Graichen (#59)! I miss playing in band every day but I'm having a great time teaching little kids about music!

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