Andrea Soberman, early childhood educator, preschool specialist, and now Director of Musical Munchkins® opened Orange County's first Musical Munchkins® school in Goshen, NY in 1993. Andrea Soberman (“Miss Andrea”) graduated from Brooklyn College with a degree in Early Childhood Education with graduate studies in music and art .She taught Pre-K through 2nd grade before starting Musical Munchkins of Orange, and recently moved to Waterbury, Vermont where she began Musical Munchkins of Vermont in the fall of 2018.
Andrea has given workshops at local early childhood educational conferences and has performed at many libraries, daycares, and nursery school programs throughout the Hudson Valley and Vermont as well as performing at birthday parties.
Amanda Peterson joined our staff in 2015. She is an accomplished pianist, guitarist, and vocalist, and has toured all over Europe and China with a choral group. She has a masters degree in special education and worked as a pre-school music teacher before joining us. She currently lives with her husband Nate, who is a teacher in the Monroe Woodbury CSD, has her own two little munchkins, Emmaline and Hannah, and loves being a Musical Munchkins instructor. Parents adore her, and we do too!