Vocal Ensemble Conductor Kelly Proznick is a conductor, music educator and musician based in the Vancouver area. She is the choral director and Fine and Performing Arts Department Head at New Westminster Secondary School, one of BC’s largest secondary schools boasting a large music program that includes 15 large ensembles and numerous chamber groups and combos. The ensembles at New Westminster Secondary have been recognized for excellence at local and national festivals. Ms Proznick holds a Bachelor of Music from McGill University and a Bachelor of Education from UBC. Ms. Proznick has performed as a trombonist and vocalist in a wide range of musical groups, and has served as a clinician and workshop leader with young bands in British Columbia and Alberta. She is currently a singer with Elektra Women’s Choir, and is studying choral conducting through the BC Choral Conducting Mentorship Program under the mentorship of Geoffery Boers and Richard Nace.