Hailing originally from Northern Michigan, Dr. Alexandra “Lexie” Signor is currently the Assistant Director of Bands and Professor of Trumpet at Marian University of Indianapolis. Signor holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Northern Michigan University, two Master’s Degrees from the University of Missouri in Trumpet Performance and Jazz Performance and Pedagogy, and earned her Doctorate at the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, Bloomington. While completing her coursework she toured with the DIVA Jazz Orchestra, Adele and Keith Urban and maintains a vibrant freelance career both at home and on the road in addition to teaching full time at Marian University. Lexie is a performing artist endorsed by S.E. Shires, Marcinkiewicz Mouthpieces, Torpedo Bags, and Soulo Mutes.