Lana Stafford is a flautist, private teacher, and the Symphoria Youth Orchestra Manager and Education Liaison. She earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in flute performance from the University at Buffalo where she was a distinguished honors scholar, graduate flute fellow, teaching assistant, travel grantee, and concerto competition winner. Lana has given recitals throughout Central New York and has performed with Society for New Music, Breadcrumbs Productions, Civic Morning Musicals, Syracuse Vocal Ensemble, and Staten Island Arts Lumen Festival. She maintains a flute studio as a traveling teacher and is based in Skaneateles, NY.