Significant teachers and mentors:
While she was attending the Conservatory of Music at the University of Santo Tomas, she had three instructors that played a key role in her time/experience there: Bernardino Custodio, Ben Tupas, and Abraham Stokman.
Professional affiliations & activities:
Arlene formerly taught piano at the University of Illinois Circle Campus, the Epiphany School, and the North Shore School. She was also affiliated with Sherwood Conservatory of Music (Chicago), and did a duo-piano recording with Abraham Stokman for CRI Records and Centaur. In addition, she has completed books one through three of Suzuki Training, and is a member of the Suzuki Association of Americas.