Alyssa Yealy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Millersville University of Pennsylvania, where she studied clarinet with Dr. Christy Banks. She is beginning her first year of master's studies in music performance, as well as completing an education certification. While at Millersville, Alyssa played clarinet in concert band and wind ensemble, and played trumpet in the Millersville Marauder Marching Band. Additionally, she toured with Drum Corps International's Jersey Surf each summer from 2007 to 2009. Alyssa has performed in master classes with Robert Spring, Frank Kowalsky, Michael Lowenstern, and Diane Barger.