Jeff Talley

Jeff Talley has been teaching Choral Music for 32 years in Jeffco Schools. The last 19 have been as the Choral Director at Ralston Valley High School. He holds a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Music Education from the University of Northern Colorado. He has been hired to sing, conduct and judge at choral festivals all over the Denver area and the state of Colorado. He is proud of so many professional accomplishments in his career, but the number of former students who have become, or are studying to become fellow Music Educators is chief among them.


Mackenzie Talley

Mackenzie Talley has been teaching music in Jeffco Public Schools for five years; the last four years at Ralston Valley High School in Arvada. She is passionate about guiding students to become better humans, better musicians, and better singers. Ms. Talley hols a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from the University of Northern Colorado, where she studied under Dr. Jill Burgett and Dr. Galen Darrough. Ms. Talley's choirs have received recognition for excellence at the area, district, and state levels. Ms. Talley is also sought out as a soloist and choral singer up and down the Front Range. She is also an active member of the American Choral Director's Association (ACDA) and the National Association for Music Education (NAfME).

Leah Nemeth-Nunn

Leah Nemeth-Nunn has been playing piano and organ in the Denver area for many years. She most recently was the Principal Accompanist with The Colorado Chorale. She joined the Ralston Valley Music Staff in January of 2013. She is a proud mother and grandmother.