Merrilee completed her honours degree at Monash University in 2014. She undertook intensive studies in the classical piano stream achieving outstanding results. She has been teaching piano for over 7 years, mainly focusing on the AMEB syllabus but also qualified with ABRSM. Now after undertaking a Masters of Teaching, Merrilee is also a primary school teacher where she caters to the needs of each individual student. She has been through the AMEB examinations herself completing Grade 8 in 2008 and has achieved up until Grade 6 Theory in 2010. She is a highly qualified teacher that always brings enthusiasm, passion and of course fun to her lessons.