Jeff Lehman

Contact Information

  • Phone: 937-229-1238
  • Location: FH 485

Jeff Lehman

Pride of Dayton Marching Band Director; Concert Band

  • Full-Time Faculty


Dr. Jeffrey Lehman is the director of the Pride of Dayton Marching Band and concert band at the University of Dayton. He earned his Doctorate of Musical Arts in Wind Conducting and Literature from the University of Colorado-Boulder, where he studied with Allan McMurray. He also holds degrees from the University of Memphis (M.M., Conducting) and Missouri State University (B.S.Ed., Instrumental K-12)

Previously, Dr. Lehman taught in the public schools in Tennessee for five years, spending four as band director at Hunters Lane High School in Nashville, TN and one year as an instructional coach (also at Hunters Lane). His instrumental ensembles won many awards, including the prestigious GRAMMY® Signature School Grant. He was also named one of "50 Directors Who Make a Difference" by School Band and Orchestra Magazine in 2007. An active arranger and clinician in the U.S., Dr. Lehman is on the staff of the U.S. Army All-American Marching Band in San Antonio, TX.