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Christine Chesney is thrilled to be teaching in the Platte County R-III School District! Prior to her appointment as Band Director at Barry School, Ms. Chesney was the Assistant Director of Bands in the South Harrison R-II School District in Bethany, Missouri for three years. Ms. Chesney received a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Northwest Missouri State University and will soon complete a Master of Music Education degree from the University of Missouri Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance. In addition to teaching band, Ms. Chesney enjoys playing flute and piccolo locally with the NorthWinds Symphonic Band, Northland Symphony Orchestra, Liberty Symphony Orchestra, and the Cameron Municipal Band. When not teaching or playing music, Ms. Chesney loves garden, cook, read, and spend time with friends and family, most especially her adorable one-year-old nephew, Cooper.