Public Relations Chair
Fremont High School
Doug Bogatz has been the Director of Instrumental Music at Fremont High School since 2016. There, he directs the Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Jazz Bands, Orchestra, Marching Band and Pep Band. He also teaches Music Appreciation. Previously, Doug was the Assistant Band Director at Millard West High School and Washburn Rural High School in Topeka, Kansas.
A graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Doug has experience in many areas of music. At UNL, he was an active member of the jazz ensembles, concert bands, Cornhusker Marching Band, Kappa Kappa Psi, and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia. He also was active in chamber groups such as the Westbrook Saxophone Quartet. Outside college, Doug was a member of the Colts Drum & Bugle Corps from Dubuque, Iowa.
Doug is taking graduate courses at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and is an active member of NAfME, ASCAP, NMEA, and NSBA. He currently lives in Bennington with his wife, Lindsey.