THE BATTALION EDUCATION STAFF
CONNOR LEON PACK - VISUAL INSTRUCTOR
Connor Pack is a music and marching arts educator who resides and works in Ogden, UT. His primary job is the director of bands, orchestras, and choirs at Mound Fort Junior High School. Additionally, he is a member of the educational staffs at The Battalion Drum and Bugle Corps, Gold Spike Percussion, and the Ogden High School Marching Band. Over the years he has worked with a variety of marching ensembles throughout the mountain west states.
Connor has been playing the trumpet since 2003 and has been active in the marching arts since 2007, including several years with the Troopers Drum and Bugle Corps, the 2009 Bands of America Honor Marching Band, and one year in the Pride of the Rockies marching band at UNC Greeley.
Connor took a brief break from the marching arts in 2012 to complete a two-year missionary trip, where he was able to gain daily experience as a dedicated teacher. After his return, he switched focus from being a performer to a music educator. Connor graduated from Brigham Young University - Idaho with a Bachelor of Music Education degree, and while there he was a regular member of and principal trumpet player in the the symphony band, symphony orchestra, chamber brass ensembles, and the Sound Alliance jazz band. He was also hired as a teaching assistant to help teach the marching band methods course.