Kira Leeper is responsible for assisting in the implementation of the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra's educational programs and she oversees the A2SO's volunteer force. Kira joined the A2SO in 2015 as Production Coordinator in December, 2015. Kira is a Metro-Detroit musician, educator and arts administrator. She attended Brigham Young University where she received a Bachelor of Music in Oboe Performance under Dr. Geralyn Giovanetti. Because Kira’s first love has always been playing and teaching the oboe, she maintains a thriving private studio in the Metro Detroit area. Kira has previously served as an appointed City Arts Commissioner for the City of Livonia, and volunteer with the New Leaders Arts Council of Michigan & MCACA in support of youth led arts and cultural programs through the review and distribution of grants in Michigan.