Lake Orion High School Bands

The Lake Orion Band Boosters announce an opening for Color Guard Director, beginning with the 2022-23 Winter Season. Employment would begin at the conclusion of the 2022 Fall Marching Band Season.



  • Hiring and management of color guard staff for winter and summer/fall.
  • Oversee the design and instruction of all Winter Guard productions
  • Collaborate in the design of Fall productions of the Lake Orion Dragon Marching Band
  • Writing and instruction of choreography, drill, flag, and weapon work
  • Recruitment and retention of new members
  • Creating a positive, while challenging and competitive environment for students to achieve excellence



  • Extensive experience in the pageantry arts as a color guard performer
  • Previous successful color guard instruction at the high school level
  • Extensive knowledge of color guard technique, design, and instruction
  • Must be able to work well as part of a team
  • Must be able to work well with children and young adults in high-stress environments
  • Must be able to work well with our very supportive booster organization


Interested applicants should send a resume of relevant experience, a statement expressing your educational philosophy, as well as up to three letters of recommendation to Michael Steele, Director of Bands at

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