Kathy Maxwell


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Educational Director
Company Name
Piano Technicians Guild

Kathy Maxwell answered an ad in the newspaper for an opening at the main office for the Piano Technicians Guild in 2000. The Kansas City, Missouri-based association was seeking help with its educational and training programs. Having a background as a pianist and in teaching, Kathy applied for and received the job. After serving as a school teacher, Kathy spent several years as a trainer for the Red Cross, which helped her greatly when she transitioned to the PTG. Kathy has played a vital role in the growth and development of the educational programs, although she is the first to give credit the PTG’s staff and the large number of volunteers.