Abby Walker graduated from Minot State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education in 2007 and started teaching orchestra in the Bismarck Public Schools that same year. She is currently teaching grades 6-12 in Bismarck at Legacy High School, Bismarck High School, and Simle Middle School. She is also the director of the Strolling Strings of Bismarck. She maintains a full studio of violin, viola, and cello students after school. Miss Walker plays in the Minot Symphony Orchestra and is enjoying her 12th season with the group. She is also a member of MENC and ASTA. This past summer, Miss Walker was voted on to the Board of Directors of the International Music Camp where she spends her summers. Miss Walker plans on finishing her Master's degree in Music Education from Minot State University this summer and plans on writing her final paper on peer mentoring using brain-based learning.