Stephen Klepner

Coordinator of Athletic Bands

(802) 468-6074
Fine Arts Center
Room 116
45 Alumni Drive


Stephen is a recent graduate of Castleton University and is excited to return to Castleton as the Coordinator of Athletic Bands. Originally from Bordentown, NJ, Stephen received his B.A. in Music from the University of New Haven, CT and his Masters in Music Education from Castleton University.

Stephen performed with the Jersey Surf Drum and Bugle Corps for the 2007 and 2008 seasons, as well as the Boston Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps in 2011. He was heavily involved in the growth and expansion of the University of New Haven Marching Band program, which, in a span of six years, grew from 20 to 250 members. He has also served as the winds caption head at Naugatuck High School from 2011-2014.

Currently, Stephen is the Assistant Director of 7th Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps, New London, CT. 7th Regiment continues to be a Drum Corps International Open Class finalist ensemble that is the two time Drum Line Battle World Champions.


M.M., Castleton University
B.A., University of New Haven


  • Assistant Director of 7th Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps
  • Performer for the Jersey Surf and Boston Crusaders Drum & Bugle Corps