Music Honor Society Advisory Council

Chair

Tim Lautzenheiser (2016-2018, 2018-2020, and 2020-2022)
Bluffton, IN

Tim Lautzenheiser’s career involves ten years of successful college band directing at Northern Michigan University, the University of Missouri, and New Mexico State University.

Following his tenure at the university level, he spent three years with McCormick’s Enterprises working as Executive Director of Bands of America. In 1981, Tim created Attitude Concepts for Today, Inc., an organization designed to manage the many requests for workshops, seminars, and convention speaking engagements focusing on the area of positive attitude and effective leadership training. Over two million students have experienced his acclaimed student leadership workshops over the last three decades.

He presently serves as Vice President of Education for Conn-Selmer, Inc. In addition, he continues his rigorous travel schedule touting the importance of arts education for every child.

Tim holds degrees from Ball State University and the University of Alabama; in 1995 he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the VanderCook College of Music. He is presently an adjunct faculty member at: Ball State University (Earl Dunn Distinguished Lecturer), Indiana-Purdue/Ft. Wayne University, and Butler University. In addition, he serves on the Midwest Clinic Board of Directors and the Western International Band Clinic/American Band College Board of Directors.

Committee Representatives:

Eastern Division
Vacant

North Central Division
Mark Lakmann (2019-2021)
La Crosse, WI
Northwest Division

Lesley Ann Bossert (2020-2022)
Portland, OR

Southern Division
Anna Laura Williams (2019-2021)
Murfreesboro, TN

Southwestern Division
Sarah Sacco  (2020-2022)
Seymour, MO

Western Division
Troy Trimble (Interim 2020-2021)
Fullerton, CA

Chair-Elect
To be selected June 2021

Terms begin on July 1 and end on June 30 of the years listed above.