Directors

Trent Buglewicz

tbuglewicz@linnmar.k12.ia.us

Trent Buglewicz is a Choir Director at Linn-Mar High School. He is in his fifth year of teaching at Linn-Mar, directing the curricular choirs Bella Voce, Concert Chorale, and Fortis; as well as the Varsity Show choir 10th Street Edition. Trent graduated with his Bachelors degree in Music Education from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  Trent is an avid baseball, basketball, and football fan that is constantly watching and struggling to play at any opportunity. He absolutely loves his career at Linn-Mar High School and can’t wait for another year of teaching the fantastic students that come through his door.

Jaclyn Ohnemus

jaclyn.ohnemus@linnmar.k12.ia.us

Jaclyn Ohnemus is a Choir Director at Linn-Mar High School in Marion, Iowa. In 2011, she graduated from Luther College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Vocal Performance and Music Education. After student teaching in Minnesota, Jaclyn began her teaching career at Xavier High School in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where she directed two choral ensembles, the prep show choir and liturgy singers for four years. In the fall of 2016, Jaclyn began teaching at Linn-Mar and she currently directs multiple choral ensembles, the annual musical and In Step, Linn-Mar’s mixed prep show choir.
An active performer, Jaclyn currently sings in Chorale Midwest, a Cedar Rapids based choir under the direction of Dr. Bradley Barrett. Previously, she had the privilege of singing under the direction of Dr. Allen Hightower in the nationally acclaimed Luther College Nordic Choir. Jaclyn is very grateful for the teachers who shared their love of choral music with her and she feels fortunate to have a career in which she does what she loves everyday with amazing coworkers and students.

Sarah Anderson

sarah.anderson@linnmar.k12.ia.us

Sarah Anderson is a Choir Director at Linn-Mar High School where she teaches Lux, Linn-Mar Singers, and AP Music Theory, and directs Linn-Mar’s treble show choir, Hi-Style. A native of the Chicago suburbs, Sarah previously taught at Oswego East High School in Oswego, IL and McKinley Middle School in Cedar Rapids. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Michigan State University and a Master’s degree in Music Education from VanderCook College of Music in Chicago. Sarah loves to read, garden, and travel with her husband, David, and 2-year-old son, Oliver, who has already been to the Rocky Mountains, Gulf of Mexico, and Atlantic Ocean. Sarah is passionate about sharing music with her students and loves being a part of the Linn-Mar community!