Student Leaders



Student Leaders

Anne-Marie DionStudent Conductor and Events Coordinator: Anne-Marie Dion

Anne-Marie is a middler Business Major with concentrations in Marketing and Finance. She plays clarinet in both Pep Band and Concert Band. She can also play the saxophone and is learning how to play the trombone. She is one of the student conductor for the pep band and is in charge of planning events.


Student Conductor and Manager: Brendan Lewis

Brendan is a middler Physical Therapy student from Hamden, CT. He plays clarinet in the Pep Band, and was a 4 year member of the Concert and Pep Bands in high school. In his free time, he enjoys playing Ultimate Frisbee and Pokemon.

President: Jenn Simons

Jenn Simons is a senior Music Industry major from New Fairfield, CT.  As president, she is in charge of overseeing execution of all decisions made by the council and ensuring overall smooth running of rehearsals, meetings, gigs, and other band related events.  Her favorite Disney character is little Simba and let’s be real, Pocahontas and John Smith totally belong together.


Erika TowneSecretary: Erika Towne

Erika is a sophomore Civil Engineering Major from Stonington, CT. She plays clarinet in the Pep and Band Wind Ensemble. As Secretary, she is in charge of sending out e-mails to the Band, taking attendance at athletic events, and updating the Facebook and Twitter accounts. When she is not doing that, she enjoys hiking extremely tall mountains or reading fantasy books. If you have any questions regarding the band, contact her at


Treasurer: Matt Tate


Librarian: Andy Frederick

Andrew Frederick is a junior Journalism major from Killingworth, Connecticut. He plays alto saxophone in the pep band, but can also play the guitar and — to a lesser extent — piano. As Librarian, his responsibilities include managing, scanning, printing and consolidating the band’s extensive sheet music collection. In his spare time, he can be found at a basketball court or with his nose buried in a good book.


Tour Coordinator: Currently Vacant


Webmaster: Anthony Vatousiou 

Anthony is a middler Computer Science major from Agawam, Massachusetts.  He plays alto sax in both the pep band and the concert band. He is responsible for maintaining this website. Contact him if there are any issues.