Karen Mueller, a native of upstate New York, graduated from SUNY Brockport with a Bachelor of Science
Degree in Biology. She worked for 17 years in clinical and research labs, beginning
at the University of Rochester for 4 years, and continuing for the next 13 years at
George Washington University in Washington D.C. as supervisor of the Microbiology
Lab for the OB/GYN Department. She spent the next 10 years at home with her husband
and 2 sons. With a great appreciation and love for music, she joined the staff of
the School of Music in the fall of 2005.