THE BATTALION EDUCATION STAFF

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ABIGAIL THOMAS- FRONT ENSEMBLE INSTRUCTOR

Abigail Thomas has been performing as a percussionist for over ten years. She was a member of the front ensemble at Liberty High School in Colorado Springs, CO. Abigail was also a member of the Casper Troopers Drum and Bugle Corps front ensemble for four years, notably under the direction of Lauren Teel and Paul and Sandi Rennick. She studied marimba at the University of Northern Colorado and performed with the UNC Percussion Ensemble. Abigail served as front ensemble caption head at Altitude Percussion (Colorado Springs, CO) in 2017. She is currently the front ensemble instructor for Littleton High School (Littleton, CO) and and the front ensemble caption head at Black Diamond Percussion (Colorado Springs, CO) (2017-present). She has had the pleasure of teaching percussionists in Colorado, California, Utah, and Vilnius, Lithuania. Abigail is excited to be returning for her second season as front ensemble instructional staff at the Battalion Drum and Bugle Corps.

Abigail graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Northern Colorado with a B.S. in Finance and a minor in Economics. She works at Innovest Portfolio Solutions as a lead senior analyst.