Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Katie Spiri
Mrs. Katie Spiri is the current choral director and music teacher at Berlin Brothersvalley School District. She holds a Master’s Degree in Music Education with a Kodàly, Secondary Choral, emphasis from Capital University. While at Capital, she studied with renowned choral conductors from Hungary and the United States. Mrs. Spiri also studied at Westminster College, where she obtained her Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education with an emphasis in Voice in 2007. While obtaining an undergraduate degree, Mrs. Spiri was active in both vocal and instrumental programs, singing, conducting and accompanying the Men’s Choir, playing in various instrumental ensembles, and serving as Drum Major of the Titan Marching Band. Mrs. Spiri began teaching at Berlin Brothersvalley in the fall of 2007 where she is currently teaching middle school general music classes and middle and high school chorus ensembles. She has also taken the High School Concert Choir to perform at Epcot in Walt Disney World's Candlelight Processional, a time honored tradition of holiday story and song. In addition to curricular choirs, she founded a High School Show Choir that actively performs throughout Somerset County. Mrs. Spiri also directed eight musical productions at Berlin and directs a youth theater camp in the summer for elementary students. She is also an active musician at her church. She and her husband, Doug, have two daughters Hannah and Olivia, who also love music!