Jenna Lenhard has been named the new Assistant Director of Bands for Killian Middle School. Her responsibilities include teaching beginning brass classes and conducting both the Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band.
Ms. Lenhard graduated cum laude from Baylor University where she received her bachelor’s degree in Music Education. While at Baylor, Ms. Lenhard studied French Horn with Professors Jeffery Powers and Paul Capehart. She performed with the Wind Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra in their appearances at the 2020 TMEA convention and the Symphonic Band at the 2018 CBDNA Southwestern Conference. Ms. Lenhard was also a member of the Courtside Players and served on the leadership team for the Golden Wave Band.
Prior to Killian, Ms. Lenhard completed her student teaching in Prosper ISD at both the middle school and high school levels under the mentorship of Brandon Holt. She continued to serve on the Prosper High School Band staff as a marching tech specializing in teaching dance technique for marching band students.
Ms. Lenhard is a native of McKinney, having graduated from McKinney High School. Her professional affiliations include the Texas Music Educators Association, the Texas Bandmasters Association, and the Young Band Directors of Texas. In her free time, Ms. Lenhard enjoys watching movies, doing puzzles, and spending quality time with friends!