Lee Norrell is a native of the Mid-west of the United States. He immigrated to Australia in 1991 to work for Education Queensland. He is currently the woodwind teacher at MacGregor State High School and MacGregor Primary. As part of his teaching duties he conducts four ensembles with those schools. He has been tutoring in Music Education at the University of Queensland for the last 4 years. Lee holds a Bachelor of Arts from the School of the Ozarks and a Masters’ Degree from the University of Akron. He has attended the Aspen Festival of Music and his education qualifications were gained at Emporia State University.