Directors

Greg Mangus, Head Director

Teaching Duties: ENHS - Wind Ensemble & Jazz Band; Cheyenne MS - 7th Grade Brass, 6th Grade Cornet & Trombone

Education: University of Central Oklahoma - Bachelor of Music (Trumpet); working toward Oklahoma State University - Master of Music (Conducting)

Joined ENHS Band Staff: May 2017

Began Teaching: August 2007

Family: Married to Katie; father to son, Everett

Interesting Facts: Mr. Mangus has worked as an arranger and designer for many types of groups, including the three time national champion Oklahoma State University Trumpet Ensemble. He also had the opportunity to tour with the OSU Wind Ensemble in Japan in 2013. 

Best Part of Your Job: "That moment when you see the students light up with passion."


Caitee Harouff, Assistant Director

Teaching Duties: ENHS - Symphonic Band Director; Sequoyah MS - 8th Grade Band Assistant, 6th Grade Flute & Cornet; Cheyenne MS - 6th Grade Saxophone & Percussion

Education: University of Oklahoma - Bachelor of Music Education (Percussion); Master of Music Education (Conducting)

Joined ENHS Band Staff: September 2011

Began Teaching: January 2011

Family: Married to Matt

Interesting Facts: Mrs. Harouff enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and cheering on the OKC Thunder. She also performs with the Oklahoma City Community Orchestra, playing timpani.

Best Part of Your Job: "Building positive relationships with students, through music."


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Ryan McCord, Assistant Director

Teaching Duties: ENHS - 9th Grade Band Director, Sequoyah MS - 7th Grade Woodwinds, 6th Grade Clarinet & Saxophone

Education: University of Oklahoma - Bachelor of Music Education (Saxophone); minor in Human Relations

Joined ENHS Band Staff: August 2016

Began Teaching: August 2016

Family: Dog owner to a Chiweenie named Holland

Interesting Facts: Mr. McCord enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling adventures and weekend vacations. He is also a fan of binge watching Netflix originals.

Best Part of Your Job: "Getting to watch students grow and develop both as young musicians and as well-rounded individuals."


JoeLee Mills, Assistant Director

Teaching Duties: ENHS - Symphonic Band Assistant Director; Cheyenne MS - 8th Grade Band Director, 7th Grade Woodwinds & Percussion, 6th Grade Flute & Clarinet

Education: University of Oklahoma - Bachelor of Music Education (Flute); Master of Music Education (National Board Certification)

Joined ENHS Band Staff: August 2001

Began Teaching: July 1999

Family: Married to Charlie, mother to Benjamin; pet owner to Maisey the dachshund, Sox the cat, and Rango the bearded dragon

Interesting Facts: Mrs. Mills enjoys reading and making paper crafts.

Best Part of Your Job: "I enjoy working with students and helping them become the best version of themselves!"


Ben Conrady, Assistant Director

Teaching Duties: ENHS - Percussion Ensemble; Sequoyah MS- 8th Grade Band, 7th Grade Brass & Percussion, 6th Grade Percussion & Trombone

Education: University of Oklahoma - Bachelor of Music Education (Percussion); Master of Music Education (Conducting)

Joined ENHS Band Staff: August 2006

Began Teaching: August 2006

Family: Married to Miriam; dog owner to Jack

Interesting Facts: Being a native Oklahoman, Mr. Conrady loves all things local - music, restaurants, and shops. He is also a doughnut connoisseur and will gladly recommend his favorite local establishments. Mr. Conrady serves as the Director of Modern Worship and Director of Communications at his church, Quail Springs UMC in OKC.

Best Part of Your Job: "For up to seven years of their young adult life, I have the unique opportunity to be a part of my students' growth as they discover the impact that music can have on their lives."