Laura Garcia is a junior majoring in Math at the University of Oregon. In addition to OMB and classes, she works as a clerk at Safeway to support herself. This is her third year in the marching band.
Madeline Schmitz, a sophomore at the University of Oregon, comes from Livermore California. This is her second year in the Oregon Marching Band and her first year playing piccolo. In her first season with OMB she played flute, the same instrument her mother marched with when she was Madeline’s age.
Sam LeFevre is a sophomore in the Lundquist College of Business. She is a Portland native and manages a Pizza Hut to put herself through school. This is her second year in OMB.
Conner Richardson from Cottage Grove, Oregon is in his second year at the University of Oregon and in Oregon Marching Band. He is a geography major.
Hannah Giardina is a senior at the University of Oregon and the leader of the flute section in OMB. It is her fourth and final year with the band. She studies journalism, has an interest in design, and has been deeply involved with band organizations and fundraising. Giardina can’t imagine her life without the group which has become her musical family.