Degrees and Certifications:
Josh Nowlin - Band Director
Mr. Nowlin has taught bands, private lessons, and percussion ensembles in Tennessee and Texas for 12 years. His groups have won numerous awards for their many outstanding performances. He has also been commissioned to write the percussion music for marching percussion sections across Texas and Tennessee. Most recently, his beginner bands at Nash Intermediate have received straight 1's at contests since assumed leadership of that ensemble 4 years ago. His percussion ensembles have earned Superior Ratings at the State Ensemble contest 3 times in a 4 year span. He has assisted bands in Texas that consistently rank in the top tiers of musical achievement in the state. Some of these bands include the State Marching Champion Whitesboro Band, and state qualifying Kaufman and Aubrey Band programs. Nowlin is now the new Head Band Director for the Whitney High School Band and the Whitney Middle School Band.
Josh Nowlin was a member of the Boston Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps in 2006. He is a current member of TMEA (Texas Music Educators Association), ATSSB, Texas Band Master's Association, and the Percussive Arts Society. He is also an alumni of the professional music fraternity Mu Phi Epsilon.