Aimee Knight is the founder and artistic director of the Foothill Christian Legacy Youth Orchestra as well as the orchestra director at Foothill Christian School in Glendora, California where she has been on faculty since 2009. She started the Foothill Christian Legacy Youth Orchestra with the help of her sister, Tina Knight, in 2015. She also has a large private violin and viola studio at Music & Arts Center in Glendora, California.
Aimee holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in music from Colorado College in Colorado Springs, Colorado and a Master of Music Education (M.M.Ed) from Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California. Aimee has worked with the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony Association and was a GRAMMY®s Music Educator Award quarterfinalist in 2017. In addition to directing music, Aimee teaches a dance fitness junior high elective class, plays violin and sings on her church worship team, and loves figure skating, musical theater, and cats. She is passionate about her faith and is an active member of Saddleback Church.