Shekela Wanyama currently serves as director of choirs at
Lakeside School. A Minnesota native, she studied vocal music
education at the University of Minnesota and later earned a
her Masters degree in choral conducting from Temple
University in Philadelphia.
Shekela has taught elementary and secondary singers in a range of settings, including inner city schools in Minnesota, a church in Seattle, and rural schools in England and South Africa. She enjoys traveling, singing, reading, hiking, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.