President: Michael DePodwin
Mike is a College of Engineering super super Senior, studying Architectural Engineering. He has been a member of the Glee Club for 4 years and is proud and humbled to be called the 2015-2016 President. Throughout his tenure with the Glee Club he has strived to bring the choir into the digital age by completely overhauling the website and the organization’s social media presence. Though Mike is native of the great cesspool of New Jersey, he will be settling down in State College after graduation to pursue his career in the construction management industry.
Vice President: Aryn Santrock
Aryn is an Environmental Resource Management major, focusing in Soil Sciences as a junior. He is an active member in Glee Club and it’s THON Organization, Oriana Singers and Glee Club Benefiting THON, spending the 2015-2016 year as the Glee Club’s Vice President and the OGC’s Family Relations Chair. In his third year of involvement with the Glee Club, Aryn was selected to dance at THON 2016 and has been elected as the Glee Club’s Overall THON Chair for the 2016-2017 school year. In his spare time, Aryn competes in the Soil Judging Competitions each semester and is also an active member of the Hi-Lo’s.
Secretary & Treasurer: Reese Wamsley
Reese is a College of Engineering senior from Nashville, Tennessee studying Architectural Engineering. He has been a member of the Glee Club for 4 years, has been a member of the Hi-Los for 3 years, and is excited to be both Secretary and Treasurer for the Glee Club. As last year’s Historian, Reese fronted an effort to begin digitizing the long history of the Glee Club including scanning pictures from the Penn State Archives in order to promote and preserve the presence of the Glee Club at Penn State.
Tour Manager: Matt Collins
Matt is a Junior Music Education Major in the School of Music within the College of Arts and Architecture. He has been a member of the Glee Club for 2 years and is currently serving as Tour Manager. Matt will be leading the Glee Club on their highly anticipated spring tour to Iceland in May 2016. He feels incredibly grateful to give back to the Glee Club by joining the long line of tour managers who help the Glee Club spread their love of singing and Penn State in the U.S. and abroad. Matt plans on teaching High School band within Pennsylvania upon completion of his degree in 2018.