Alexis Lamb (apprentice 2) is working on her bachelor's degree in music education and percussion performance at NIU. She studies with percussion faculty members Greg Beyer, Mike Mixtacki, bass instructor Kelly Sill and music education faculty member Mary Lynn Doherty. She is in the NIU Honors College and is a member of the NIU Percussion Ensemble, NIU Chinese Music Ensemble, the NIU Middle Eastern Ensemble, and the NIU Wind Ensemble. She plays bass with the NIU Jazz Combo. She has written several percussion compositions and has taught lessons in percussion, guitar, and bass for several years.