ARCANUM – The Arcanum-Butler Local School Board approved Heather Marsh as the new band director for Arcanum Middle and High School at the regular Board meeting held on June 23.
“She replaces Doug Albright who admirably served the district for the past 29 years and has chosen to retire,” said Superintendent John Stephens.
Marsh served as Tipp City Schools’ Assistant Band Director since 2007. She received her Bachelors of Music from Miami University in 2003 and Masters of Music in Education and Performance from Wright State University in 2007. She currently serves on the Ohio State Board as OMEA District 11 President, is an Adjudicator for Solo & Ensemble and Marching Band Contests and chairs the District Honor Band and Solo & Ensemble Events.
“Throughout the hiring process, Heather distinguished herself as someone who has a great vision for continuing to build upon the outstanding tradition of the Arcanum High School Band. Her work ethic, experience, and positive attitude will provide our students with a great experience” said High School Principal Jason Stephan.