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Band Parents Association

The Band Parents Association (BPA) is an organization made up of the band directors and current band students' parents/guardians to provide logistic and additional financial support to the Lincoln High School fine arts program. The organization is an all-volunteer run, officially registered 501(c)3 nonprofit.​

  • The BPA serves in several capacities throughout the band year to assist in building props, chaperoning, fundraising logistics, distribution of products, spirit wear, spat camp supplies, communications, website, social media, and more.

  • There are many ways to get involved by volunteering for a specific need, serving on a committee and much more. We welcome people of varying talents and with varying schedules.

Scheduled Meetings

  • Feb 4, 2024: 4 pm

  • Mar 10, 2024: 4 pm

  • April 14, 2024: 4 pm

  • May 5, 2024: 4 pm 

Meetings are held at personal residences, so please email lincolnbandparents@gmail.com for location. Check here for any date or location changes due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Board meetings are subject to change. Meeting minutes will be posted approximately 1-7 days following the meeting.

2023-2024

Executive Board

  • Presidents: Elli Nyberg

  • Vice Presidents: James & Marisa Oppenheimer

  • Second Vice Presidents: Justin & Dawn Endsley

  • Third Vice President: KC Carlson

  • Secretary: Ande Carlson

  • Treasurer: Wendy Bergan

  • ISA Treasurer: Sonia Ohling

  • Directors: Dan Carlson & Drew Balta

Committee Leads

  • Alumni Association:

    • Lead - open for volunteers

    • Alumni Reps​Sue Mollison, Krista Larson & Alicia Peterson

  • Chaperones: KC Carlson & Mary Anne Sherman

  • Color Guard: Sheena Lewis & Kristy Eden

  • Communications:

    • Chair - Erin Johanning

    • Graphics - Ben Hodgins

    • Communications, Social Media & Web - Erin Johanning

    • Videography - Ben Schumacher

  • Festival of Bands Committee Reps: Paul & Kristi Egland 

  • Fundraising:

    • Chair - Lori Blom

    • Sponsorship Lead - Kevin Carlson

    • Donorship Lead - James Oppenheimer

    • Work Shift Fundraising - Tim Eden & Carmyn Berg

    • Product Sales - Elli Nyberg

    • Grocery Cards (Hy-Vee and Fareway) Coordinator - Nikki Norberg

    • RaiseRight Gift Cards Coordinator - Erin Johanning

    • Chicken Dinner - Katie Zeeb & Eric Miller

    • Silent Auction - open for volunteers

    • Spirit Wear - Becky Brost & Becky Klemme

  • Roadies: Justin & Dawn Endsley

  • Uniforms: Tiana Hodgins

  • Band Shoes/Shirts: Rachelle Broveleit

  • Spat Camp Treats & Monitors: Alicia Peterson

  • Travel:

    • Lodging - Krista Larson

    • Food - open for volunteers

LHS Booster Representatives

  • Freshman Class: Lori Blom

  • Sophomore Class: Tiana Hodgins

  • Junior Class: Lori Blom

  • Senior Class: Cari Stein

We Need You. Volunteer with Us!

There are a lot of amazing people on our board, committees and other volunteer opportunities. But we need more help, as many hands make light work. Whether you have an existing band student, you're an incoming 8th grade parent, or you just want to help – we want to hear from you. Let us know if you're interested, and we'll reach out to give you more background to find the right fit for you and the band.

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