The Drum Major

Catherine Zhang is the frosting on our layer cake, the Caesar to our fearless army. Our ever enthusiastic leader, she conducts like a summer’s day.

Past Drum Majors


The Manager

The only person in the band with any concept of responsibility. Iman Jaroudi is our mighty Manager who specializes in feeding us pizza, wielding their whiteboard, and coordinating our lives. 

Past Managers


Section Leaders

Along with the manager and DM, the section leaders play a vital role in keeping the Marching Band together. 

Upper Woodwinds: Emily Borr

Sax: Pax Ryan

Brass: Risha Chakraborty

Kappa Banga Banga: Tristan Weaver & Yaz Liow

Squaaangs:  Annette Forchoh & Brook Smith


The Yale Bands officer corps serves not only the YPMB, but the other two Yale Bands as well. No job is too big - the officer corps works wonders, and all out of love!

Head Student Arranger, Ben Christensen

Social Chairs, Emmy James, Janice Dean

Equipment Managers, Abby Parrish, Cody Uman

Photographer, Tasha Brownfield

Publicity Director, Xilonem Perez Gonzaga