2019 Arbella Board of Directors

We are thrilled to present to you our talented and passionate 2018-2019 Board of Directors.  We are extremely fortunate to have assembled such an incredible team of people who are so dedicated and passionate about the marching arts.  Combined, there are well over 120 years of marching experience here – what a perfect crew to steer our “ship” for the next year.  We are so grateful to them for sharing their time and experience!!

Executive Directors


Arbella Alumni 1979-1983, Arbella 2.0/Soundsport Director, UMass Marching Band Alumni - learn more about Lauren.

Lauren Poussard

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Salem HS Marching Band Alumni & Drum Major, SHSMB Drill Instructor, Arbella 2,0, Assistant Arbella Soundsport Director, Math Teacher...learn more about Jose.

Jose Luciano

Vice President

Beverly High School Marching Band Parent and Arbella Parent and VIP - learn more about Kim!

Kimberly McCoy


Members At Large


Alumni Drum Major Danvers HS Marching Band '15, Arbella 2.0 Contra Player, Eagle Scout and Dir of Daniel Webster Council Boy Scouts of America. Learn more about Collin.

Collin Butler


Beverly Crusader Alumni, North Star Alumni, Arbella Alumni, Les Eclipse Alumni, Sky Ryders Alumni, Emerald Marquis Alumni, Defenders Alumni Corps, 20+ years Color Guard Instructor, Arbella Independent Director - learn more about Joel

Joel Dube


Are you ready?? 82-3 Arbella, 84 Valley Airs, 85-6 27th Lancers, 88 Star of Indiana, 09-16 Bridgemen, 2010 Star of Indiana Alumni, 2012 Swinghouse, 2012 Star United, 2014-2016 Ghost Riders, 2013-2015 Tri-Valley Brass, 2015 Jim Ott Brass Ensemble, 2016-present Bridgemen Mini-Corps, Reading Buccaneers (injured out), North Star Alumni, Bridgemen mini-corps, Rutgers Wind Symphony, Bucs’ Banner Brass, Crossmen Alumni Rutgers Wind Symphony, Bridgemen-mini corps, Bucs’ Banner Brass, Crossmen Alumni, Avant Garde, Cardinals Tribute Corps

Doug Gonya


Jennifer has been involved with scholastic marching band and Winter Guard in Maine and Massachusetts. The last 5 years she has been an instructor for the Salem High School Marching Band and Salem Winter Guard. Jennifer is a special education school administrator. She also coordinates a food and clothing pantry for teenagers dealing with food and housing insecurity.

Jennifer Doucette-Ly


Boston Crusader Alumnae, Blessed Sacrament, Arbella Independent Instructor.... learn more about Rachael

Rachael Proia


27th Lancers Alumni, North Star Alumni, Defenders Alumni, Blessed Sac, Arbella Parent and instructor - read more about Lorraine!

Lorraine Tucker