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Band Boosters

Purpose

  • to support and encourage the Band program
  • to bring the Band program into community focus
  • to engage in such education and action as may enhance the quality and quantity of musical experience and character development
  • to promote the school-community interaction and exchange to the benefit of all.  

Directors

Band Director

Matthew Diroff
email: Matthew.Diroff@novik12.org


Color Guard Director

Lela Neal
email: LelaNeal123@gmail.com


Director of Percussion

Jason Ihnat
email: cbcpit@aol.com


Percussion Supervisor/Battery Instructor

Hunter Desjarlais
email: hunterd78@gmail.com
 

Executive Board 

President

Jamie Griffith
email: novibandpresident@gmail.com
 

VP Communications

Ann and Ian Youmans
email: novibandnotes@gmail.com
 

VP Equipment

Joel Rinkel
email: rinkel@sme-usa.com
 

VP Volunteers

Julie Argonis
email: NoviBandVolunteers@gmail.com
 

Treasurer

Andy & Bronwyn Steffen
email: novibandtreasurer@gmail.com
 

Secretary

Jay Deshpande
email: djaylaxmi@hotmail.com

Objectives

  • To assistant the Band Program Faculty in developing, executing, and funding support for relevant activities that promote school-community interaction, and make the Band Program a contributing factor in our community
  • To encourage our high school band students to strive for greater musical achievements and musical appreciation
  • To lend all possible support, both moral and financial, to all members of the Band Program, including sponsoring fundraising activities and rendering any other assistance necessary at Band functions in full support of their activities
  • To promote a better understanding between the students, parents and community of the hard work, effort, and dedication the students give to the Band Program by actively sharing and supporting their endeavors.
  • To promote personal and social enjoyment, personal growth, self-satisfaction, and pride in the Band Program through active participation in the activities of the Band Program. 
  • To cooperate with and support the Band Program Faculty and school administration to ensure that the Band Program shall attain and maintain the highest possible degree of efficiency and excellence.
  • To comply with all existing state and federal guidelines, laws and statutes, including Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as amended or shall be hereinafter amended in order to be considered an organization exempt from federal and state taxes. 

Committee Chairs

Alumni Coordinator

Karen Sovel
email: karensovel@hotmail.com

 

Band Camp

Lesley Tauro
email: lesleytauro@yahoo.com
 
Michele Measel
email: mmeasel@mi.rr.com
 
Bronwyn Steffen
email: novibandtreasurer@gmail.com.
 
Vidhu Bhatnager
email: vidhu_bhatnagar@hotmail.com


Band Video

Adrienne Elliot
email: adrienne@acelliot.com
 

Bandquet

Michele Measel
email: mmeasel@mi.rr.com
 
Lesley Tauro
email: lesleytauro@yahoo.com.
 
Keiko Rennells
email: Keikorennells@yahoo.co.jp
 

Bottle Drive

Stephanie Hsieh
email: stephanie.k.bishop@gmail.com

Julie Argonis
email: NoviBandVolunteers@gmail.com
 

Chaperones

Kristin and Bob Hoy
email: rshoy@ieee.org


Color Guard

Jim Perris
email: jimperris1170@yahoo.com
 

Fanfare Event

Bhavani Koneru
email: bkoneru@gmail.com
 

First Aid

Lisa Galas
email: lisamgalas@gmail.com

Erin Dougherty
email: dougherty4@mi.rr.com
 

Fundraising

Lisa Rinkel
email: lrinkel@sbcglobal.net

Marie Malecki
email: mariemalecki@yahoo.com
 

Golf Outing

Jamie Griffith
email: novibandpresident@gmail.com
 

Inter-School Council

Jamie Griffith
email: novibandpresident@gmail.com
 

Lesson Subsidy

Andy & Bronwyn Steffen
email: novibandtreasurer@gmail.com
 

Community Development

Julie Argonis
email: NoviBandVolunteers@gmail.com
 

Middle School Rep

Terry Griffith
email: tlgriffith@me.com


Novi Invitational

Lisa Galas
email: lisamgalas@gmail.com
Svetlana Woytowich
email: swoytowi31@gmail.com


Photographer

Adrienne Elliot
email:adrienne@acelliot.com
 

Scholarships

Ann Youmans
email: youmansa@att.net
 

Scrip

Nicole Cromwell
email: novibandscrip@gmail.com


Spiritwear

Debbie Bryant
Ann Youmans
email: novispiritwear@gmail.com
 

Uniforms

Ann Youmans
email: youmansa@att.net
Bridget Bartasius
email: the3barts@yahoo.com
 

Winter Drumline Rep

Dennis and Cheryl Kosmowski
email: dennisandcheryl@hotmail.com


Winter Guard Rep

Jim Perris
email: jimperris1170@yahoo.com
 

Yard Signs

Shilpi Reddy
email: shilpipatla@gmail.com


50/50 Raffle

Svetlana Woytowich
email: swoytowi31@gmail.com