Instrumental Music Staff
Mr. Steele has been the Director of Instrumental Music at Baldwin High School since 2010. A graduate of Grove City College and Kent State University, Mr. Steele directs the Highlander Marching Band, Symphonic Band, Concert Percussion Ensemble, Stage Band, Wind Ensemble, and Musical Pit Orchestra. He also teaches Intro to Guitar.
Mrs. Verno joined the Baldwin-Whitehall School District in 2013 as the band director at Whitehall Elementary School. A graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Mrs. Verno is the director of instrumental music at Harrison Middle School and the Assistant Director of the Highlander Marching Band, where she coordinates the Woodwind Section.
Michael Garbett - Percussion Co-Director
Mr. Garbett is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Mt. Lebanon High School. A member of the Pittsburgh Steelers "Steel-line" Drumline, he has worked with the Highlander Band since 2017.
Additional Instrumental Staff
Haley Kerr, Gareth Allegrucci, Zachary Smith, Joe Beaver, Carrie McCormack, Ben Holste, John Radzilowicz, Josh Anischenko, David Ullman