Staff & Sections

Faculty

Name Contact
Elizabeth (Betsy) McCann
Director of Marching and Athletic Bands
Assistant Director of Bands
G060C Huntington Bank Stadium
612-625-7567 (Ferguson Hall)
612-625-5877 (Huntington Bank Stadium office)
kern0072@umn.edu
John Leonard
Assistant Director of Marching and Athletic Bands
Assistant Director of Bands
G060C Huntington Bank Stadium
612-624-2793 (Huntington Bank Stadium office)
leona578@umn.edu
Emily Threinen
Director of Bands
Associate Professor
224 Ferguson Hall
612-624-6873 (Ferguson Band Office)
threinen@umn.edu 

Staff

Name Contact
Skeeter Burroughs
Marching Band Instructor
Gold Pep Band Director
Maroon Pep Band Director
G060C Huntington Bank Stadium
612-624-2805
skeeter@umn.edu
Brian Johnson
Drill Writer
G060C Huntington Bank Stadium
Joe Walsh
Drill Writer
G060C Huntington Bank Stadium
Kelly Koski
Color Guard Instructor
G060C Huntington Bank Stadium
Syressa Lewis
Color Guard Instructor
G060C Huntington Bank Stadium
Kelley Lima
Drumline Instructor
G060C Huntington Bank Stadium
Nicole Radotich
Ensemble Office Supervisor
194 Ferguson Hall
612-624-6873
rado0045@umn.edu
JoAnne Hartfiel
Marching Band Office Support Assistant
G060C Huntington Bank Stadium
hart0467@umn.edu

2022 Student Staff

Name Contact
Natalie Baiocchi
Property Manager
mbprop@umn.edu
Caleb Danielson
Property Manager
mbprop@umn.edu
Taylor Boothe
Uniform Manager
mbuni@umn.edu
Claire Yamamoto
Uniform Manager
mbuni@umn.edu
Maggie Hermanson
Librarian
mblib@umn.edu
Ian Ko
Business Manager
mbbiz@umn.edu
Angel Enhaynes
Field Staff Manager
ummbfieldstaff@gmail.com

Volunteer Staff

Name Name
Dave Whitaker
Photographer
Steve Baiel
Video Staff
John Pilla
Photographer
Magee Glenn-Burns
Video Staff
Tonya Wilson
Photographer
Melissa Spreeman
Video Staff
Kirk Juergens
Drum Major Instructor
Adam Connolly
Field Staff
Aaron Marks
Drum Major Instructor
Laura Ziegelski
Field Staff
Joe Walsh
Drum Major Instructor
Nola McDonald
Twirler Instructor
Kelly Nellis
Social Media Coordinator
Jason Langworthy
Senior Advisor, Announcer
 
Leighanne Houserman
Medic
Josh Powers
Announcer
Phillip Bergmann
Medic
Mike Gaffron
Historian

2022 Student Leadership

Team leads indicated in bold. 

Position/Section Name
Drum Major Jon Ingram
Block Captain Kindra Peterson
Piccolos/Flutes Allison Blaskowski, Tessa Edge, Sydney Thies, Shannon Thomas
Clarinets Ashley Darst, Tori Deitschman, Abby Duncan, Andrew Guerra, Jack Kelly, Kara Olander
Alto Saxophones Ashley Ballou, Arjun Balyan, Sam Maier, Daniel Rydberg, Connor Thornton
Tenor Saxophones Lydia Blakely, Donal Couch, CJ Dock, Will Frickstad
Trumpets Austin Bodin, Dan Gerdes, Jessica Jahn, Isaiah Kline, Emily Malmgren, Claire Pitrof, Caroline Pritchard, MG Shearon, Jacob Sprandel
Mellophones Josie Brody, Matt Brown, Jack Estenson, Julia Terhaar, Olivia Thew
Trombones Cole Blackett, Nick Hadacek, Leah Hujik, Kindra Peterson, Trevor Totten, Jacques Tousignant
Baritones Andrew Bremner, Hailee Leipzig, Will Titus, Abby Wright
Tubas Lucas Kerin, Ellie Longar, Jack Sjostrand, Jack Van Nurden
Drumline Marissa Amerongen, Dylan Boselli, Peyton Green, Ian Ko, Mark Magnuson
Color Guard Hannah Marshall, Lindsey Mazelin, Briette Platt, Lindsey Wimmer, Syd Zais
Big Ten Flags Joseph Pham, Andrew Ratz
CAF Block Jessica Bade, Epiphany Rhoads