Director of Mount Pisgah Arts Academy
Katherine Thomas is a veteran musician and music educator in the Metro-Atlanta area and is a GA PK-12 Certified Music Teacher. A classically trained violinist and professional string educator, Mrs. Thomas also founded The Atlanta Irish Music School and has trained several champion traditional Irish youth musicians. Twice published in STRINGS magazine, she was named a ‘Star of the South’ by Irish America Magazine and has served as a guest clinician at Georgia State University, ASTA National Conference and ‘Strings Without Boundaries’. She holds a Bachelor of Music degree (Instrumental Education) from Tennessee Tech University, a Master of Education degree from Kennesaw State University and her TTCT certification in Traditional Irish Fiddle from Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann in Ireland. Katherine Thomas was also a Feature Twirler with the TTU Golden Eagle Marching Band.