Claire Patterson (she/her/any)
Administrative Director, Trombone
Mechanical & Biomedical Engineering III
As Administrative Director, Claire looks after the day-to-day affairs of the band, coordinates rehearsals and performances, and presides over meetings. A fun fact is that she named her trombone the Moose Call because of how it sounds when you haven't practiced in a while! Claire loves the community the band fosters, and its inclusivity to all skill levels.
Sarah Zomparelli (she/her)
Operations Director, Flag
Engineering Physics III
Sarah is thrilled to be entering her third year as part of the McMaster Marching Band and, as the 2023-2024 Operations Director, she's excited to direct operations with all of you!
Caroline Liu (she/her)
Communications Director, Flag
Marching band enthusiast, veteran flute player, and newbie flag, Caroline is one of the newest additions to the 2023 MMB exec team. As comms director, she is responsible for internal and external communications between general members, execs, alumni, adult staff, and more; and is your primary source of information on the MMB discord. In her free time, Caroline loves reading, crocheting, and jamming to music, and would love for people to come up and say hi!
Emma Daigle (she/her)
Finance Director, Drum Major
Honours Commerce III
This is Emma's third year with the marching band. As the Finance Director, she is responsible for creating and managing the budget, paying bills and other money-related matters. One fun fact about Emma is that in addition to being a drum major at MMB, she also plays the baritone saxophone!
Charlie Flinn (they/any)
Logistics Director, Clarinet
Chemical Biology II
Charlie is your go-to for all your instrument, uniform, and random item needs! They love anything in the outdoors, and are a nerd about fibre arts and several fandoms.
Mara Zacharia (she/her)
Promotions Director, Trumpet
Chemical Biology III
A trumpet since first year, Mara is in charge of promoting the band to fellow students not yet initiated. In her spare time, she enjoys creative writing and music production, as well as scouring the internet for info on anything she currently finds interesting! This is her second year on exec. and she looks forward to many more!
Ashlyn Bowser (she/her)
Social Director, Flute
Honours Biology III
This is Ashlyn's third year as a part of MMB, and it's probably the thing she looks forward to the most every week! As Social director, she manages the planning of fun socials and activities that keep the band connected. In her spare time, Ashlyn is most likely listening to Taylor Swift and planning her next Halloween costume!