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.  

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Directors

Band Director

Matthew Diroff
email: Matthew.Diroff@novik12.org

 

ASSISTANT MARCHING Band Director

Adam Ronning
email: Adam.Ronning@novik12.org


Color Guard Director

Lela Neal
email: LelaNeal123@gmail.com


Director of Percussion

Jason Ihnat
email: cbcpit@aol.com


Percussion CAPTAIN HEAD

Hunter Desjarlais
email: hunterd78@gmail.com
 

FRONT ENSEMBLE CAPTAIN HEAD

Matt Engler
email: m1egeler@gmail.com

Executive Board 

Co-Presidents

Ann and Ian Youmans
 

VP Communications

Garima Panday

 

VP Equipment

Brian Rennells
 

VP Volunteers

Kira Gulledge
 

Treasurer

Nicole Wou
 

Secretary

Marina Truckel

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
 
Laura Diroff
email: lauradiroff@gmail.com
 
Vidhu Bhatnager
email: vidhu_bhatnagar@hotmail.com
 

Bandquet
 

Vidhu Bhatnager
email: vidhu_bhatnagar@hotmail.com
 
Lesley Tauro
email: lesleytauro@yahoo.com.
 
Keiko Rennells
email: Keikorennells@yahoo.co.jp
 
Laura Diroff
email: lauradiroff@gmail.com
 

Bottle Drive

Heather Jackson
email: hjackson28@gmail.com
 

Chaperones

Annie Wang
email: nsctiger@yahoo.com


Color/WInter Guard

Kim McKnight
 

Fanfare Event

Soo Hyun Park
email: novifanfare@gmail.com
 

First Aid

Ann Annis
email: aannis@umich.edu
 

Fundraising/DINE TO DONATE

Lisa Hall
email: novibandfundraising@gmail.com
 

Inter-School Council

Ann Youmans
email: novibandpresident@gmail.com
 

LESSON SUBSIDY

Nicole Wou
email: novibandtreasurer@gmail.com
 
 

Community Development

Maria Layseca
email: malelay@yahoo.com


Photographer/VidEO

Tom Smith/Ann Youmans
 

Scholarships

Lesley Tauro
email: lesleytauro@yahoo.com
 

Scrip

Nicole Cromwell
Shymala Ganesan
emails: novibandscrip@gmail.com
shyam2605@yahoo.com


Spiritwear/YARD SIGNS

Jen Stefanek
Kate Molnar
email: novibandspiritwear@gmail.com
 

Uniforms

Ann Youmans
Deepika Saxena
email: noviuniform@gmail.com
deepikasaxena@hotmail.com

50/50 Raffle
Kannan Parthasarthy
email: accesspartha@gmail.com

Winter Invitational

TBD