Maureen McConnell managed dual marketing/performing careers for a number of years. Currently as Creative Director of Nexgen Food Research in Burbank, she develops ice cream flavors for Baskin-Robbins ice cream stores in Korea. Prior to that, she served as senior international marketing director for Sunkist Licensing and worked for many years as marketing manager/director for Baskin-Robbins International. Woven in between her day jobs have been performances in numerous television, stage and musical theatre productions. Maureen came to NMS through her friend and church choir director, E. Robert Kursinski, with whom she shared a great love of music, especially choral singing. Maureen lives in Altadena with her husband Ross and daughter Maegan.