Moonja Jeong (apprentice 1) is studying for her master's degree in voice performance at NIU, where she is a student of Orna Arania. She has a bachelor's degree from NIU in voice performance and an associate's degree from the Kaywon School of Arts and Design in South Korea. She has many performances to her credit, including a performance with the NIU Philharmonic as the winner of the concerto competition in 2012. She is a member of the University Choir at NIU and has been the music director of the Korean West Alliance Church. She has taught private lessons for a year.