Anna DeFoe is a composer and arranger of choral, vocal, and instrumental works. She maintains a private music studio and currently serve as Director of Music for St. John United Methodist Church in Hopkinsville, Kentucky. She earned a BA in piano performance and MA in music performance (composition emphasis) from California State University, Fresno. She has studied composition with Budd Udell, Jack Fortner, and Robert Strizich, and piano with Ena Bronstein, Patricia Dinkins, and Karen Waters. Her music is published by E. C. Schirmer, National Music Publishers, JRD Publishing, and St. James Press. You can read more about Anna at annadefoe.com.