Anna Marie Kuether has joined the staff of Church of the Palms United Methodist Church as music director.
Kuether, a resident of Bluffton since 2018, currently teaches chorus and theatre at H.E. McCracken Middle School. She has taught music, specifically choral music, in various elementary, middle and high schools in North Carolina since 1988.
Kuether has served as a pianist and music director in South Carolina at the non-denominational Church at the Cliffs at Glassy. She also was music director at Mountain Hill Community Church in Landrum for many years.
She was a guest conductor for the Tryon Community Chorus in Tryon, N.C., in 2015 and 2017. She was also a member of the Carolina Concert Choir in Hendersonville, N.C.
Kuether is a graduate of Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C., with a concentration in piano, and earned a Master of Music degree in music education from the University of North Carolina-Greensboro.
Church of the Palms is located at 1425 Okatie Highway. For more information, visit palmsumc.org or contact Donita Todd at email@example.com.