PAST DIRECTORS


     Many directors (33) have passed through the halls of Berne Union since the school was consolidated in 1930. The Sugar Grove HS band/orchestra existed in some form as far back as the early 1900s. Below is what is beleived to be a complete list of BUHS directors. If you see information that you know to be incorrect please Email JD Latorre. Mary Jean Goss and the BU Media Center were instrumental in the development of this list.



Lucille Stout                  Fall 1930 to 1931


Howard Beckes                  Fall 1931 to 1932


Rhoderick Shaw                  Fall 1932 to 1935


Mary Kohler                  Fall 1935 to 1937


Marion F. Heuser                  Fall 1937 to 1938


Kathryn Thompson                  Fall 1938 to 1939


Minetta Esterly                  Fall 1939 to 1940


Frank Hickman                  Fall 1940 to 1942


O.C. Stroup                  Fall 1942 to 1948


Lillian Fast                            Fall 1949 to 1950


Richard Buntz                  Fall 1950 to 1951


Rhoderick Shaw                  Fall 1951 to 1952


Armand W. Houk                   Fall 1952 to 1955


Wanda Sitler                  Fall 1955 to 1956


Frank Masters                    Fall 1956 to 1958


Jean Kelly                          Fall 1958 to 1961




Peter Gresselli                     Fall 1961 to 1965




Ronald Woltz                   Fall 1965 to 1966




Steven Peebles                   Fall 1966 to 1967



Steve Berry                        Fall 1967 to 1971




Jerry Lawson                      Fall 1971 to 1972




Tim Swinehart                    Fall 1972 to 1975




Jeff Shellhammer                Fall 1975 to 1978




Scott Smithson                    Fall 1978 to 1980




Dave Weimer                      Fall 1980 to 1982




Dale Nawrocki                    Fall 1982 to 1985




Scott Canterberry                Fall 1985 to 1986




Chris Haines                       Fall 1986 to 1990




Mary Jane McKinley           (long term sub. Winter/Spring 1990)



Chris Heidenreich                Fall 1990 to 1992




Mike Ribo                          Fall 1992 to 1994




Todd Conley                       Fall 1994 to 1996




JD Latorre                          Fall 1996 - present