Thomas Russell is in his 7th year teaching and his 5th year with Owen Valley. He graduated from the University of Akron in Akron, Ohio with dual degrees in music education and percussion performance in 2013. Before teaching at Owen Valley, Mr. Russell spent two years teaching middle school band in Iowa. He and his wife are both very excited to have the opportunity to live in Indiana, where they are both closer to their families.
Dylan Cramer Assistant Band Director
Dylan Cramer is in his fifth year teaching and his third year with Owen Valley. He graduated from the University of Toledo in Toledo, Ohio with a degree in music education in 2016. Dylan is a trumpet player by trade but loves to play horn as well. Dylan lives with his fiance Shayla in Bloomington, Indiana.