Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Dustin E. Werner
Mr. Werner is a native of Columbus, Ohio. He has been the band director at Madison MS since 2006. Mr. Werner’s bands have received regional and national recognition for excellence in the arts. His band was the 1991 Bands of America Southeast Regional Champion in Johnson City, TN, the 1994 Bands of America Eastern Regional Champion in Morgantown, WV, and the 1994 Bands of America Class AAA National Champion in Indianapolis, IN. His bands have performed in 26 different states throughout his career. Since his arrival at Madison MS, Mr. Werner’s Jazz Bands have been named the top MS Jazz Band at the Lakeside Jazz Festival, in Port Orange, FL, in 2008 and 2016. Mr. Werner has a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from the Ohio State University and a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Ashland University. Mr. Werner is a father of 4 and currently has 5 grandchildren.