Caitlin is a graduate from the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre, and Dance, where she received her Master’s of Music degree in cello performance while studying with Anthony Elliott. Formerly she studied with Mihai Tetel at The Hartt School of music, where she completed her bachelor’s degree. In 2008, she was a finalist in the Van Rooy Competition for Musical Excellence, a prestigious solo competition for undergraduate students at The Hartt School. Caitlin is a member of the Dearborn Symphony, and the Lakeside Symphony Orchestra, and is passionate about giving orchestral, chamber, collaborative, and solo performances. She has participated in masterclasses with many acclaimed cellists including Timothy Eddy, Richard Aaron, Jonathan Pegis, Stephen Balderston, and Julia Lichten.