Caitlynn Acy - Symphonic Band

Caitlynn (Winkler) Acy ‘15, Symphonic Band teacher-conductor, is a native of Sheboygan Falls, WI and a graduate of Lawrence University with degrees in flute performance and instrumental music education. After graduating, Mrs. Acy taught high school band in Oklahoma City, OK for two years before moving back to her home state. In 2017, she started her current position in the Appleton Area School District where she is the band teacher at Madison Middle School, Foster Elementary School, and Richmond Elementary School.

Mrs. Acy is a board member of the Wisconsin Youth Band Directors Association, an organization that provides professional development for band teachers as well as various learning and performance opportunities for young musicians around the state. She also serves as the flute coach at the Lakeland University Summer Music Camp. Mrs. Acy continues to perform on her flute with VENTO Winds, a professional-level, audition-only wind band based in Northeast Wisconsin. She lives in Appleton with her husband and miniature schnauzer, Kona.