Rebecca Kagerer is a Helena native, graduating from Capital High. She earned her Bachelor's degree from the University of Montana in 2009, and began her career in Thompson Falls, MT, where she taught 5-12 band, jazz, and a number of electives for 4 years. She then moved to Anchorage, Alaska, where she taught high school band, IB music, and theory for 7 years. During that time, Rebecca also directed over 20 musicals with vocals or pit orchestra, sometimes both. She played piano for several other musicals and enjoyed every minute of her time in the Alaskan wilderness.
Rebecca earned her Masters Degree in Music Education from the University of Montana in 2022 and now teaches instrumental music and directs the pep band at Carroll College.