The Team
Lisa Gillam
Owner/Operator
B. Mus., B. Mus. Ed

Lisa has been teaching music since 1994. She has taught in the private studio setting as well as in public and private schools in Canada, Thailand and Taiwan. Lisa is an active singer/songwriter and can be found performing somewhere in St. John's on any given weekend. Lisa writes all the songs, games and curriculum for the Munchkins and teaches many of the classes. She says she is at her absolute best when surrounded by her little students!

Sharon Vaughan
B. Mus., B. Mus. Ed.

Sharon retired from the Eastern School District in 2012 after teaching music at Goulds Elementary for 31 years. Widely considered to be one of the best in her field, Sharon is just as excited about working with children today as she was when she first started teaching. Known for bringing untold patience and a passion for teaching to the classroom, Sharon is enjoying this stage in her career and loves working with her Munchkins. (And the Munchkins certainly enjoying working with Miss Sharon!)


Colleen Beson-Nolan
B. Mus., B. Mus. Ed.

Colleen retired from the Eastern School District in June of 2013 after a distinguished teaching career of 33 years. 28 of those years were spent at Mary Queen of Peace Elementary where she was known for having the most amazing school choirs. Colleen's choirs have performed at numerous choral festivals around the city, and she has become well-known for excellence in choral and classroom teaching. Colleen is very pleased to have joined the team of teachers at The Munchkin Music Factory!



Jenna Kelly
B.Mus., B.Mus.Ed.

Jenna graduated from the Memorial University School of Music in 2017. She is thrilled to have joined the teaching team at The Munchkin Music Factory! Jenna teaches Munchkin classes, private lessons in voice, piano and ukulele and is one of the star attractions at our summer camp, Camp Kazoo!



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