Director of Bands
Katie Newmiller holds a bachelor’s degree in music education with a flute concentration from James Madison University, where she studied under Dr. Beth Chandler, flute professor. While at JMU, she performed with various ensembles including flute choir, symphonic band, steel drum band, Marching Royal Dukes, and more. She is a member of Music Educators National Conference and Sigma Alpha Iota, international music fraternity.
Ms. Newmiller has worked with various ensembles and summer camps throughout her career as a woodwind instructor, drumline visual instructor, and marching instructor. She has also served as a district band adjudicator for various counties in VA.
Ms. Newmiller has been at Tuscarora since February 2011 and is the director of the Tuscarora Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Marching Huskies, Percussion Ensemble, Jazz Band, Musical Pit Orchestra, Indoor Drum Line, and Winter Guard.