Front Ensemble Coordinator
Ellie Mehr is an active marching arts educator in the Twin Cities area and beyond. Passionate about facilitating positive musical experiences and opportunities for musical and personal growth, Ellie has served as the Front Ensemble Coordinator for Irondale High School Marching Band and Indoor Drumline since 2015 and as a front ensemble instructor for the Madison Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps since 2019.
In addition to her years of experience as an educator, Ellie has also had the opportunity to be a member of the Eagan High School Winter Drumline, River City Rhythm Indoor, Minnesota Brass Drum and Bugle Corps, Minnesota Brass Indoor, and the Boston Crusaders.
In 2018, Ellie graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy and currently works as a Board Certified Music Therapist. Ellie has also served as the Second Vice President of the Minnesota Percussion Association Board of Directors since 2019 and was named the Minnesota Percussion Association Instructor of the Year in 2021.