Our Staff    

  Lena Burke  

Palatine Children's Chorus Artistic Director


Lena Burke is an Elementary General Music Teacher at Husmann Elementary School in Crystal Lake. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Vocal Music with an emphasis in Music Education from Northern Illinois University. She sings with the professional choir Cor Cantiamo, and she was recently presented with an award for meritorious service as an Early Career Educator through the Illinois State Board of Education. She is honored to be working with the Palatine Children’s Chorus!

  Kirby Meza  

Assistant Artistic Director

  Kathy Sbarboro  

Sing with Me Director

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  Melissa Schlesinger  

Managing Director

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  Sue Love  

Tour & Finance Manager

  Enoch Leung  

Principal Accompanist

  Miranda Farmer  

Assistant Accompanist