Kate McAlister

Hometown: Johnston, IA
Major:  Marketing
Hobbies:  Baking, hanging out with dogs, eating good food, trumpet
Career Goals:  Being head of a marketing team for a large company while also continuing to play trumpet in a local band - and being happy while doing it all!
Favorite Trumpet Player/s:  Alison Balsom and Tine Thing Helseth
Favorite Trumpet Recording/s:   Sonata- mvt II (Ewazen); Strasborg/St. Denis  (Roy Hargrove)
Favorite Food:  Bread
Favorite Book:  It changes every time I read a new book
Strangest Fact About Me:  I feel like I was destined to be a plant mom but I am horrible at keeping plants alive
Coolest/Oddest Musical Experience: I performed the Arutunian Trumpet Concerto memorized with the Central Iowa Symphony