Katie Lane was born and raised in Southern Ontario. She began piano lessons at the age of 6 and studied piano with The Royal Conservatory of Music until the age of 19. Katie attended Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario, where she graduated with an HBA in Music and Bachelor of Education degree.
Katie moved to Fernie, BC in the summer of 2008, and began her career as an elementary music teacher as well as teaching piano, ukulele, guitar and voice privately. She opened the Mountain Opus School of Music along with her colleague, Allison Pace, in the fall of 2015.
As a music educator and mother of two young boys, Katie knows the importance music plays in a child’s development. She encourages her students explore, create and grow their love of music through a variety of musical opportunities and experiences.