Arris Golden – Associate Director of the Spartan Marching Band
Arris Golden is the assistant director of bands and associate director of the Spartan Marching Band at Michigan State University. Before joining the faculty at Michigan State University, Golden was a member of the conducting faculty at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and served as the assistant director of University Bands. Prior to her appointment at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Golden taught in the public schools of North Carolina for eighteen years, all at the middle school level.
Golden holds professional affiliations with the American School Band Directors Association, the National Association for Music Education, the North Carolina Music Educators Association, and the College Band Directors National Association.