Steve Zapf presented Ms. Amy Delorge from Biddeford, ME the Music & Arts Music Educator of the Year award. Amy has 26 years of teaching experience and is currently the band director at Biddeford Middle School.

Read more about Ms. Delorge's win here
George HattendorfAdditionally, Music & Arts announced Mr. George Hattendorf from Glendale, AZ as the People's Choice Music Educator of the Year. He is retiring this year after 44 years in music education. 

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