Maggie McKain is the vocal director at Tipton Community Catholic Schools, and runs a private piano and vocal studio. She is the director of the newly formed North Central Kansas Children's Choir which is made up of children in Osborne and surrounding counties. Ms. McKain has served as a mentor for the Kansas Music Educators Association in the Northeast district, has been a clinician for KMEA district and league children's choirs as well as accompanying for several schools at all levels. In 2010, Ms. McKain was selected as the Northeast Kansas Music Educator Association Outstanding Elementary Teacher of the Year. She is an adjudicator for KSHSAA, judging HS choirs, vocal solos and piano solos at regional and state festivals.