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Marine Band Members
Assistant Chief Librarian
Gunnery Sgt. Tilden Olsen

Assistant Chief Librarian Gunnery Sergeant Tilden Olsen of Pittsburgh joined “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band in December 2012. He was appointed to his current position in 2022.

Gunnery Sgt. Olsen began his musical training on trumpet at age 5. After he completed his high school studies in 2005, he attended the Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh where he earned a bachelor’s degree in 2009 and master’s degree in 2011, both in trumpet performance. His instructor was George Vosburgh of the Pittsburgh Symphony.

Prior to joining “The President’s Own,” he was a substitute with the Pittsburgh Symphony and freelance musician in the Pittsburgh area.

As Marine Band Assistant Chief Librarian, Gunnery Sgt. Olsen prepares music for performances by the Marine Band and Marine Chamber Orchestra and assists with maintaining the music library and historic archives.

Members

Master Sgt. Richard Dickerson
Stage Manager

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Charles Terry Jr.
Chief Stage Manager

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Cpl. Jerry Herrera
Supply Clerk

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Cpl. William Cooks
Supply Clerk

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Lance Cpl. Jacob Harpe
Supply Clerk

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Master Sgt. Kathryn Woltanski
Supply Chief

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PFC Guillermo Martinez
Administrative Clerk

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Staff Sgt. Davin BrinkClapp
Administrative Chief

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Cpl. Omar Andres
Administrative Clerk

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Gunnery Sgt. Jamie Schwendinger
Information Systems Administrator

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Staff Sgt. Dahrion Johnson
Information Systems Administrator

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Staff Sgt. Christian Thesken
Digital Content Creator

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Master Sgt. Brian Rust
Creative Lead / Assistant Communication Strategy Chief

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Staff Sgt. Isaac Mei
Communication Strategist

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Master Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali
Communication Strategy Chief

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Staff Sgt. Tucker Broadbooks
Communication Strategist

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Staff Sgt. Chase Baran
Senior Communication Strategist

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Staff Sgt. Aram Piligian
Recording Engineer

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Staff Sgt. Ophir Paz
Assistant Chief Recording Engineer

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Staff Sgt. Claude Lumley
Video Recording Engineer

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Staff Sgt. Daniel Fookson
Video Recording Engineer

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Gunnery Sgt. Michael Ducassoux
Chief Recording Engineer

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Staff Sgt. Jacob Cypher
Recording Engineer

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Staff Sgt. Elena Specht
Librarian

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Gunnery Sgt. Charles Paul
Chief Librarian & Historian

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Staff Sgt. Tammy Lau
Librarian

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Staff Sgt. Bradley Geneser
Librarian

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Staff Sgt. Philip Espe
Librarian

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Staff Sgt. Anya Brodrick
Librarian

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Master Sgt. Steven Williams
Operations Chief

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Staff Sgt. Jacob LeJeune
Operations Specialist

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Master Sgt. Jennifer Jensen
Operations Specialist

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Gunnery Sgt. Scott Ninmer
Arranger

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