Todd Fessler is currently pursuing the MM in Wind Conducting at The Ohio State University where he studies with Dr. Russel Mikkelson and serves as a graduate assistant director. He was previously the director of bands at Mt. Gilead Schools in Mt. Gilead, Ohio, where he conducted the concert bands at the middle school and high school. He also taught jazz band, beginning band and marching band, and led the pit orchestra and pep band. He currently serves as an assistant band director for Upper Arlington High School. Fessler earned his Bachelor of Music degrees in music education and trumpet performance from The Ohio State University.