Louise Nielson Hammer has lived in the Mt. Pleasant area since 1987. She has been very involved in the music industry, having a bachelor’s and master’s degree in music, and owning and operating Hammer Music Studio. The Hammers have a great love of the outdoors, and enjoy spending leisure time kayaking down the Chippewa River, and walking, biking, and cross-country skiing the local trails in Isabella County. She and her husband Roger have 4 children, and 3 grandchildren. In her spare time she enjoys quilting, reading, cooking, and learning how to do new things!