Laura Tempel

Laura sang "All of Me" at the Newman-Gall wedding reception. Laura holds the microphone while singing.
Val, Carly, and Laura sing at Central Park Laura joined Val Krych and Carly Grandner on "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" at the July 28, 2009, concert in Central Park. Laura sang "Summertime" at the July 28, 2009, concert in Central Park. Laura sings to the back row of the amphitheatre.

Laura first performed with the Roseville Big Band at Sara Newman and Andy Gall's wedding reception, October 6, 2007.

As of the summer of 2011, Laura has completed her tenth year on the music faculty of Champlin Park High School. She has directed the Concert Choir, Select Treble Choir, Chamber Choir, 9th Grade Women's Choir, and the Vocal Jazz Ensembles.

She is also the artistic director of Ovation, an annual musical revue, and is active in the American Choral Director's Association.

Laura completed her M.Ed. from St. Mary's University of Minnesota in the spring of 2008.

Prior to Champlin Park High School, Laura taught at Salk Junior High in Elk River. She was also involved with community theater in Elk River, serving as musical director for numerous musical theater productions. You might also remember her as the Narrator in the Elk River Community Theater's 1999 production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat."