Instructional Staff

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Band Faculty and Instructional Staff” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center” google_fonts=”font_family:Montserrat%3Aregular%2C700|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”199″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_circle”][vc_column_text]Mr. Allen J. Venezio, MME
Director of Bands

Mr. Venezio joined the faculty of E.R.H.S. in June 2021. He earned his Bachelor of Music Education from the University of Central Florida and his Master of Music Education from Boston University. He has 26 years of teaching experience at the collegiate, high school, and middle school levels. He is a professional jazz trumpet artist, he has 3 albums streaming on 5 continents, and is the author of Trumpet 101: The Ultimate Resource Guide for Trumpet Players.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”198″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_circle”][vc_column_text]Mr. Scott B. Friedberg
Associate Director / Visual Head

Mr. Friedberg has served in a number of roles with the E.R.H.S. Band since he joined the band staff in 2013. He is a graduate of the University of Central Florida and was named to the faculty of E.R.H.S. in 2018 as the Director of Orchestras. He is an experienced marching band drill writer and he writes custom shows for bands around the state of Florida.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”201″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_circle”][vc_column_text]Ms. Maggie Krieger
Administrative Assistant

Ms. Krieger has been working with band programs for over a decade, both with finances and through her photography business, Maggie Studios. She serves as our band’s official photographer and her photography web site is

Parents and students who need assistance with Charms, band student records, or band finances should contact Ms. Krieger via email.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”197″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_circle”][vc_column_text]Mr. Ian A. Beltran
Color Guard Instructor

Mr. Beltran has served on the visual staff at E.R.H.S. since 2020. Currently, he writes the choreography for the marching guard and Indoor Guard and serves as the primary instructor for the guard programs.

In 2022, Mr. Beltran marched with the World Champion Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps. He is a graduate of Timber Creek High School and is in the law studies program at the University of Central Florida.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]