The Longhorn Alumni Band leadership is made up of volunteer members of the organization, including officers, a Board of Directors, a Board of Trustees, and Committees.

Elected positions are filled at the annual meeting. Interested in serving? Please get in touch!

>> See Officer and BOD Meeting Minutes Here

2021-2022 LHAB Officers

PresidentJack Green
President-ElectRandall Storm
Past-PresidentJeanne Yturri
Scholarship OfficerJo Lyn Peters
SecretaryMichelle Oesterick
TreasurerCynthia Wren
Communications OfficerMatthew Afflerbaugh
Music and Merchandise CoordinatorJohn Purdy
Property ManagerTeresa Hastings
RegistrarLisa Vasquez
Technology OfficerBen Lee Schneider
ArchivistCatherine Whited
Austin Area RepresentativeGeorge Moxley
Dallas Area RepresentativeMichael Haecker
Houston Area RepresentativeJeanne Southern
San Antonio Area RepresentativeShirley Cumby
Rio Grande Valley Area RepresentativeJoaquin Zamora
KKY LiaisonEddie Martinez
TBS LiaisonAmy Thomas
LHB LiaisonMoises Correa
NAoAB LiaisonGeof Sloan
ParliamentarianJoe Dahlstrom
LHB Student RepresentativeTBD

2021-2022 LHAB Appointed Assistants

Assistant Scholarship OfficerDick Robinson
Assistant TreasurerDavid Wheeler
Assistant CommunicationsChris Albino
Assistant RegistrarMoises Correa
Assistant TechnologyRonnie Burt
Assistant TechnologyEvan Carter
Assistant Austin Area RepMatthew Afflerbaugh
Assistant Dallas Area RepKathy O’Connor
Assistant Houston Area RepEdwin Spinks
Assistant Houston Area RepScott Johnson
Assistant San Antonio Area RepGabriel Durand-Hollis
Assistant Rio Grande Valley Area RepVicky Guerra

The Board of Directors (“BOD”) of the Longhorn Alumni Band is responsible for the management and administration of LHAB, overseeing LHAB activities. The BOD receives updates from the LHAB President and discusses policy matters during the meetings. The BOD reviews and approves the budget and incoming officer nominations list, which are presented to LHAB members at the annual Band Day reunion.

Jack Green, LHAB President, Chair

Randall Storm, LHAB President-Elect

Jeanne Yturri, LHAB Past President

David Carter, 3-year term expires 2022

Sara Beth Purdy, 3-year term, expires 2022

Don Haynes, 3-year term, expires 2023

Kyle Walker, 3-year term, expires 2023

Barbara Helbert, 3-year term, expires 2024

Heather Knolle, 3-year term, expires 2024


The Board of Trustees (“BOT”) of the Longhorn Alumni Band Charitable Fund manages and administers the Longhorn Alumni Band Charitable Fund, a non-profit foundation dedicated to scholarship and other financial support for the Longhorn Band and its students. The BOT works to solicit and maintain financial support for scholarships, including the establishment of named scholarships that honor former members, friends, or supporters of the Longhorn Band, as well as ongoing and annual campaigns in support of the Longhorn Band and its students. In addition, the BOT works with the Longhorn Band and The University of Texas to advise and assist in the process of awarding scholarships established by the Longhorn Alumni Band Charitable Fund. For additional information, please contact any of the board members.

Cathy Sorsby; 3 year term, expires 2024
Kent Kostka; 3 year term, expires 2023
Bill Phillips; 3 year term, expires 2022
Greg Wilson; 2 year term, expires 2023
Jo Lyn Peters; 2 year term, expires 2022

Numerous members who are not officers help with ongoing LHAB activities through various active committees. Below are current committees and participants.

Nominating Committee
Jeanne Yturri (Past President and Chair)
Kathy Crain, 2-year term, expires 2022
Kathy Rider, 2-year term, expires 2022
Jerry Bierschenk, 2-year term, expires 2023
Delia Tovar Botbol, 2-year term,  expires 2023

Code of Ethics Committee
Kathy Rider, Chair
Jeff Hartsock
Nick Schroeder

Property Committee
Teresa Hastings, Property Manager & Chair
George Green, Big Flags
Paul Scully, Percussion
Chuck Garner
Mike Haecker

Logo, Emblem and Seal Committee
Michelle Oestrick, Secretary & Chair
Cathy Purdy
John Purdy

Scholarship Committee
Jo Lyn Peters, Scholarship Officer and Chair
Shirley Cumbey
Karissa Horton
Dick Robinson
Randall Storm
Greg Wilson

Archives Committee (President-Appointed)
Catherine Whited, Archivist & Chair
Jerry Hayes
George Moxley
Alan Ford
Delia Botbol