Wendy Higdon is the Director of Bands and Performing Arts Department Chair at Creekside Middle School in Carmel, Indiana, United States. Under her direction, the Creekside Wind Symphony was honoured to perform at The Midwest International Band and Orchestra Clinic in December 2013. The Creekside Wind Symphony has also been a featured performing group at the Indiana Music Education Association Conference. Wendy’s bands have consistently earned high praise from judges, clinicians and guest conductors. She has served as an adjudicator, clinician, guest conductor and speaker around the United States. In 2013, Wendy received the “Fifty Directors Who Make a Difference Award” from School Band and Orchestra Magazine. She is an active blogger on the topic of teaching. Check out her website: https://www.onandoffthepodium.com