Joseph Lewis Jr
Joseph Lewis, Jr.
Director of Bands
106, Center for the Arts
Joseph Lewis, Jr.
Director of Bands


  • Director of Bands at Ashland University where he directs the Ashland University Eagle Marching Band and conducts the Ashland University Symphonic Band.
  • Prior experience includes playing bass trombone with The O’Jays, The Temptations, The Toledo Jazz Orchestra, The Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra, The Rick Brunetto Big Band, and The Joey Thomas Big Band.
  • Chief Warrant Officer in the Ohio Army National Guard (since 2000) and the Commander of the 122nd Ohio Army National Guard Band in Columbus, Ohio.


The Ohio State University, Bachelor’s Degrees in Music Education and Music Performance (Bass Trombone)
Bowling Green State University, Master’s Degree in Music Education