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Staff

Tanner Morgan currently serves as Director of Bands at Edmond Memorial High School.  He  previously served as assistant director of bands at Harrah Public Schools in Harrah, Oklahoma. 

 

His primary responsibilities within the band program involve leading the instruction of the Wind Ensemble, marching band, Varsity Jazz Band and assisting with 6th grade classes at Central and Cimarron Middle Schools.  

 

Tanner is a graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma and was a former member of the Edmond Memorial Bulldog Band. 

Andy Brooks serves as a band director at Memorial High School and at Cimarron Middle School.

His responsibilities include conducting the Symphonic Band, assisting with instruction of the marching band and traveling to both Cimarron and Central Middle Schools to teach beginning band classes.

 

Jordan Friedemann is in her second year of teaching in Edmond Public Schools. Her current responsibilities include directing all band activities at Cimmaron Middle School and assisting with the Edmond Memorial Bulldog Band. 

She is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma. 

Luis Sanchez is assisting with the Edmond Memorial Bulldog Band and the 6th and 7th grade bands at Central Middle School. 

Chelsea Madden currently serves as band director at Central Middle School and assists with the Edmond Memorial Bulldog Band. She previously served as the Assistant band director at Chickasha Public Schools and the Primary Music Director at Duke Public Schools.

After graduating from Altus High School, Chelsea attended Southwestern Oklahoma State University where she pursued degrees in Music Education and Clarinet Performance. 

During her time at Southwestern, she participated in numerous ensembles including the Pride of the Great Southwest Marching Band, Wind Symphony, Orchestra, & Woodwind Ensemble. Chelsea is currently in the final stages of obtaining her Master's in Music Education.

Kevin McDonald is a percussion specialist for the Edmond Memorial Bulldog Band. He has a Music Minor from Oklahoma State University, earned with his Bachelors in English in 1997. He marched Drum Corps with Black Gold in 1991 and 1992, and with The Cadets of Bergen County in 1994. He has worked with marching band programs in the state of Oklahoma since 1992, including time with Broken Arrow, Owasso, and Union while in college and during the formative portion of his teaching career. 

 

Kevin's primary teaching responsibility is as an English teacher, working predominantly with juniors in either AP English Language and Composition or AP Seminar. He is also the English Department Chair and a former District Teacher of the Year.

Additional and Support Staff

 

Tim Bartee - Front Ensemble

Devon Johnson - Front Ensemble

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