Faculty/Staff

Dr. Eric Wilson
Director of Bands

J. Eric Wilson, Professor of Ensembles and Conducting, has been Director of Bands at Baylor University since 2006. He provides administrative leadership for all aspects of the band program, conducts the Wind Ensemble, and teaches and oversees undergraduate and graduate conducting curricula. Dr. Wilson is Past-President of the Big 12 Band Directors Association and current President of the College Band Directors National Association Southwestern Division. He was recently elected into the American Bandmasters Association and honored as Outstanding Professor for Tenured Teaching by Baylor University in 2014. ~ MORE...

Dr. Isaiah Odajima
Associate Director of Bands
Assistant Professor of Ensembles

Isaiah Odajima is Assistant Professor of Ensembles and Associate Director of Bands at Baylor University. He is the director of the Golden Wave Marching Band, oversees all Athletic Bands, and conducts the Symphonic Band. Dr. Odajima instructs courses in instrumental conducting, marching band methodology, and serves as an advisor in the Music Education area. Dr. Odajima returned to Baylor in 2009 from Michigan State University, where for four years he served on the faculty as the Assistant Director of Bands and Associate Director of Athletic Bands. ~ MORE...


Steve Dailey
Assistant Director of Bands
Lecturer in Ensembles

Steve Dailey is currently Assistant Director of Bands at Baylor University. His responsibilities include serving as Associate Director of the Golden Wave Band, Director of the Courtside Players, conducting the Concert Band, and teaching courses in conducting. Mr. Dailey received his Master of Music degree in Wind Conducting from Baylor University and his Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education from Michigan State University. ~ MORE...


Administrative Associate

Ms. Lori Clifton