Elizabeth Nelms holds the MTNA Professional Certificate, a masters degree in flute performance and a Bachelor of Music Education. Her teachers have included William Bennett, Toshio Takahashi and Karen Yonovitz. She has performed as flute soloist with Denver Pops Orchestra, Mostly Strauss Orchestra, Evergreen Chamber Orchestra and San Juan Symphony. She has served as flute faculty at Colorado Christian University and numerous summer music camps. Currently she performs with Denver Pops Orchestra, and Jefferson Symphony in the Denver area. She has served as a judge, clinician and board member for many music associations.
Ms. Nelms has taught General Music at Free Horizon Montessori and served as a coach for woodwinds in beginning band programs in Jefferson County, Douglas County and at Mountain Phoenix Charter school.