2013 Instrumental Conductors

Tanya Bennett--M.M.E, University of Michigan; Dept. Head Performing Arts/Orchestra Director, Winans Academy of Performing Arts, Detroit, MI
Lynn Brosnan--M.M.E. Music Education, University of Michigan; String Teacher, West Bloomfield School District, West Bloomfield, MI
Jane Church--M.M. Saxophone Performance, Michigan State University; Retired Band Director, East Lansing, MI and Scholarship Representative, Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp
Joseph Dobos--M.M. Music Education, University of Michigan; Organist, Church of the Immaculate Conception, Lapeer, MI
 Michael Endres--M.M. Music Education, University of Michigan; Retired Orchestra Director, Plymouth-Canton Schools, Ypsilanti, MI and Scholarship Representative, Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp
Richard Erne--M.A. Instrumental Conducting, Michigan State University; Band Director, Reeths-Puffer Schools, Muskegon, MI
David Farquhar--M.M.Ed., VanderCook College; Orchestra Director, School District 45, Villa Park, IL
Jessica Fiedorowicz--M.A. Educational Leadership, Western Michigan University; Orchestra Director, South Haven Public Schools, South Haven, MI
Eduardo Garcia--M.Ed., Grand Valley State University; Director of Bands, Grandville High School, Grandville, MI
Iris Haynes--M.M.E, Virginia Commonwealth University; Retired Orchestra Director, Saginaw Twp. Community Schools, Saginaw, MI
Dr. Erik Janners--D.M.A. Conducting, University of Alabama; Director of Music Program, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
Laura Ketchum--M.M., Southern Oregon University; Director of Bands, Flushing High School, Flushing, MI
Rebecca Kilgore-Longtin--M.M. Music Education, VanderCook College of Music; Teacher, Rockford Public Schools, Rockford, MI
Lester Knot--M.A. Music Education, Vandercook College; Band Director, Hudsonville Christian School, Hudsonville, MI
Dr. Mark Kotchenruther--Ph.D. Music Education, University of Michigan; Orchestra Director, Forest Hills Northern High School, Grand Rapids, MI
Peter Lograsso--M.Ed. Music, VanderCook College; Orchestra Director, Northbrook School District 27, Northbrook, IL
Dorothy McDonald--B.S. Music Education, Wayne State University, Music Adjudicator/Consultant/Clinician-MSBOA, MI
William Monroe--M.M. Music Education, The University of North Texas; Director of Bands, Midland High School, Midland, MI
Frances Oare--M.M.E., University of Cincinnati--College Conservatory of Music; Orchestra Teacher, Wichita Public Schools, Wichita, KS
Dr. Steven Oare--Ph.D. Music Education, Michigan State University; Associate Professor of Music Education, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS
Bradley Pfeil--M.M.E., University of Nevada-Las Vegas; Orchestra Director, Neuqua Valley High School, Naperville, IL
Richard Pierce--M.A. Instrumental Music Education, Eastern Michigan University; Director of Bands and Orchestras, Bryant Middle School, Dearborn, MI
William Porter--B.M., Illinois State University; Teacher, Harper College and Musician, Chicago Sinfonietta, Waukegan, IL
Stephanie Purvis--B.M.E., University of Michigan; Band Director, New Era Christian School, New Era, MI
Gregory Reed--B.A., Wayne State University; Retired Director of Bands, Williamston Schools, Williamston, MI
John Riegel--B.M.E., The Ohio State University; Orchestra Teacher, Hilliard Darby High School, Hilliard, OH
James Roach--M.M. Music Education, University of Michigan; Retired Instrumental Music Teacher, Kalamazoo Public Schools, Kalamazoo, MI and Scholarship Representative, Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp
Shelley Roland--B.M. Music Education, Eastern Michigan University; Instrumental Music Director, Clarkston Schools, Clarkston, MI
John Roseboom--M.M.E., Florida State University; Band Director, Sarasota High School, Sarasota, FL
Barbara Scott--M.M. String Bass/Music Education, Michigan State University; Orchestra Director, Churchville Middle School, Elmhurst, IL
Erick Senkmajer--M.M. Music Education, Michigan State University; Band Director, Port Huron Area Schools and St. Clair Community College, Fort Gratiot, MI
David Sowerby--B.M.E., Eastern Michigan University; Orchestra Director, Caledonia Duncan Lake Middle School, Caledonia, MI
Jennifer Spurbeck--M.M. Cello Performance, Michigan State University; Orchestra Director, Waverly Community School District, Lansing, MI
Allman Todd--M.M., Sam Houston State University; Director of Bands, Middle School, Big Rapids Public Schools, Big Rapids, MI
Ricardo Vazquez--M.A. School Leadership, Concordia University; Band Director, Sandburg Middle School, Elmhurst, IL
Dr. Matthew Westgate--D.M.A., University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music; Director of Bands, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
Roger Weyersberg--B.M.E., Michigan State University; Low Brass Instructor, Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI
Tavia Zerman--M.M. Tuba Performance, The University of Akron; Band Director, Grand Ledge Public Schools - Hayes Middle School, Grand Ledge, MI