THE BATTALION ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF
ED COLEMAN - BOARD MEMBER
Mr. Coleman has a passion for developing successful competitive youth ensembles and has been involved in the performing arts for more than 25 years as a performer, teacher, and administrator. Mr. Coleman is very aware of the importance of youth arts programs and has volunteered countless hours to ensure that ensembles have every available resource at their disposal to be successful. Mr. Coleman currently resides in Clinton, Utah. In his free time, he volunteers with performing arts organizations, hikes along the Wasatch Front mountain range, and travels the globe with his wife, Julia.
Ed has performed with several competitive marching ensembles across the country including Lake Erie Regiment from 1994 to 1997, Kiwanis Kavaliers in 1998 and again from 2001 to 2002, the Empire Statesmen from 1999 to 2000, 2003 to 2005 and again in 2009, and the DCA World Champion Reading Buccaneers in 2006.
His teaching experience began in 2003 where he taught as Percussion Caption Head for Fairview H.S. from 2003 to 2005, Battery Instructor and Consultant for the Erie All City Marching Band from 2006 to 2009, Percussion Caption Head, Arranger, and Consultant for White Sabers Drum and Bugle Corps from 2006 to 2010, Director of Presque Isle Percussion Ensemble from 2005 to 2009, and Weber State Indoor Percussion from 2010 to 2017. He now serves as the President of the board of directors for Performing Arts Weber.