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The Director of Bands at Shaw High School is Mr. Joshua Gillen. Mr. Gillen holds a B.M.Ed from Auburn University (Magna Cum Laude) where he was honored as the "Outstanding Senior in Music Education". During his time at Auburn, Mr. Gillen was a member of the Auburn University Marching Band, Auburn University Symphonic Winds, Tiger Saxophone Quartet, Lakeview Baptist Church Orchestra, and served as lead alto saxophone for the Auburn University Jazz Band. During this time, he also served as an arranger and technichian for area high schools. Mr. Gillen has previously served Muscogee County as the music teacher at Dorothy Height Elementary School.