Kathryn Thomas Umble has presented recitals in Europe and throughout the United States, including venues such as Alice Tully Hall and Symphony Space, New York, and the Milhaud Society at the Cleveland Institute of Music with members of the Cleveland Orchestra. Among recent performances, Kathryn Umble was guest artist in recital with the Aurista Ensemble in New York City, performed in recital at the 2008 National Flute Association Convention, was featured guest artist of the Pittsburgh Flute Club, and concerto soloist with the Warren Philharmonic Orchestra. Dr. Umble holds degrees from the University of Michigan, Bowling Green State University, and Michigan State University and was awarded the Prix d’excellence for Outstanding Musicianship from the Fontainebleau School of Music, France, which she attended on full scholarship. She is Assistant Professor of Flute at Youngstown State University and has served on the faculties of Bowling Green State University, and Grove City College. In addition to performing as principal flute with the Warren Philharmonic Orchestra, Ms Umble holds the piccolo position with the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra and has performed as principal flute with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra and the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra.