Karen Salter

Music Specialist & Group Guitar Instructor
Karen Salter, Friends School of Minnesota music teacher

Karen Salter joined the Friends School of Minnesota faculty in 2015. Karen graduated from Luther College in Iowa with a K-12 music education certification. She has had nine years of music education experience, including teaching at St. Andrews Academy (Mahtomedi, MN), and most recently at Emmet D. Williams Elementary (Roseville, MN).

Karen believes that every child benefits from a quality music education. She incorporates singing, instrument playing, dancing, composing, music theory, and history into her lessons to ensure each student is able to connect with the content taught in class. Karen is thrilled to be a part of a community that values the arts and is excited to work with the creative students at FSM.

In addition to being a seasoned teacher, Karen performs alongside local singer/songwriter Adam Svec and other local bands.  She also loves to practice yoga, bake, and spend time with her husband and son