Adam Miller, Director of Bands
Before beginning his professional career, Mr. Adam Miller completed his Bachelors of Music and Masters in the Art of Teaching at the University of Louisville. He considers himself fortunate to have studied under teachers such as Dr. Michael Tunnell, Dr. Greg Byrne, Kimcherie Lloyd, and Dr. Fredrick Speck.
During his time as an Indiana educator, Mr. Miller has built and expanded the band programs at East Washington Community Schools (Eastern High School in Pekin), Edinburgh Community Schools, and North Harrison Community Schools. Throughout his career, Mr. Miller has been an active member in the Indiana Bandmasters Association, Indiana Music Educators Association, and Indiana State School Music Association. Mr. Miller has served the band students in the Southern Indiana area by coordinating the IBA All-Region Band at Eastern High School and the IBA All-District Band at North Harrison High School. Mr. Miller is thankful for the wonderful educators and directors he has been lucky to meet over the years. Among those that he considers his mentors are Mr. Gary Crisp, Mr. Jim Stuppy, Ms. Bonnie Harmon, and Mr. Bill Laughlin.
Miko Martinez, Assistant Director of Bands
Mrs. Martinez is in her third year of teaching band at Jeffersonville High School. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Elmhurst College in Chicago, Illinois and her Master’s Degree in Wind Band Pedagogy from the University of Louisville. While at UofL, she served as a Graduate Teaching Assistant for the School of Music. Before moving to the Jeffersonville area, she taught band in Colorado for two years. She currently lives in Oldham County with her husband, Mat Folz, her two daughters, Zoe and Yuko and her dog, Lilly.