Samantha Puterbaugh is an elementary general music teacher in Chardon, Ohio. She teaches 600 K-3 students at two schools in the district and has taught in a variety of different spaces and capacities over the last 7 years. She is currently a 3rd-year master's student in Music Education at Case Western Reserve University and received a Bachelor of Music Education from Cleveland State University in 2012. She is a member and former treasurer of the Greater Cleveland Chapter of AOSA. Samantha received her Orff-Schulwerk training through both Baldwin Wallace University & The University of the Arts and earned her Orff Certification in 2016.