Scott Lang received his Bachelor of Music Education in the Fall of 1988 and completed his Master’s in Secondary Educational Administration. Prior to arriving at Marcos de Niza High School in 1999, he was Director of Bands at Tempe High School (Tempe, Arizona), where his bands performed at the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade, Fiesta Bowl National Band Championship, twice at the Arizona Music Educators Convention, and MENC’s Biennial Conference with the Canadian Brass. His bands consistently received Superior and Superior with Distinction ratings in the concert, marching, and jazz arenas.
Mr. Lang was the 1995 recipient of the Governing Board Award of Excellence and the 2001 recipient of the Diablo Award for Educational Excellence. In addition, he is listed in “Who’s Who in American Education.” Mr. Lang is also founder of the Scott Lang Leadership Seminars, which deal with the development of student leadership in secondary school students. In 2003, he was named as one of the “50 Directors Who Care” by SBO magazine.
Mr. Lang is author of Leadership Success, an interactive DVD/CD-Rom dealing with the development of student leadership, as well as Scott Lang’s Leadership Travel Guide, an experiential workbook for student learning and group leading.