Kira began her involvement in the marching arts in 2008 with the Corning East High Marching Band, where she held the position of drum major for three years. She then joined White Sabers and has been performing with them since 2013. Kira also marched a season with RhythmX Winds (Dayton, OH) in 2017, winning gold in both MEPA and WGI Independent World. In 2018, she took a brief hiatus from White Sabers to join the Administrative Team at The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps (Rosemont, IL) as an Assistant Tour Manager. Upon her return in 2019, Kira joined the White Sabers Administrative Team, taking on the Marketing and Communications Coordinator role. Kira is also a founding member of Vortex Indoor Winds, and joined their visual staff in 2020.
Kira holds a B.M. in Music Education from SUNY Fredonia and an M.A. in Arts Administration from the University of Kentucky. She currently works as the Administrative Assistant at the Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes.