Kendra Penke is a senior vocal music education student at Saint Cloud State University. She originally attended Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois for music therapy from 2013-17. Upon returning to Minnesota to search for an internship to fulfill her last graduation requirement, Kendra realized that music education is her true passion. In addition to being an intern for YCCM, Kendra is an intern for Cantabile Girls' Choir at Saint Cloud State University. She also really enjoys her job as a respite counselor for True Friends, hiking, and spending time with her family. After graduation, Kendra hopes to teach K-5 general music in the twin cities area.