Glee Club Council

The Glee Club Council is a select group of leaders representing the Glee Club membership who coordinate recruitment, tours, social media, merchandise, and provide extra service to the Glee Club as needs arise.  

Glee Club Council

2017-2018 Glee Club Council

  • Chairman of the Council - Daniel Hanson, Senior, History, Sioux City, IA

  • Head of Social Media - Bryce Cox, Junior, Elementary Education, Mount Vernon, IA

  • Head of Recruitment - Joe Sterner, Junior, Pre-Law, Oskaloosa, IA

  • Head of Social Activities -Joe Kruger, Senior, Elementary Education, Slater, IA

  • Head of Traditions - Christopher Merck, Senior, Political Communication, Marion, IA

  • Head of Finance - Daniel Tribble, Senior, Finance & Accounting, Marion, IA

  • Head of Music - Logan Chaloupka, Senior, English Education, Solon, IA

  • Head of Tours & Head of Merchandise & Apparel- Evan Jones, Senior, Marketing, Sioux City IA

Glee Club Director

 Dr. Wiles joined the Glee Club in 2010.

Dr. Wiles joined the Glee Club in 2010.

John Len Wiles is in his ninth year as the director of the Varsity Men's Glee Club.  He is an Associate Professor of Choral Conducting at UNI where he also conducts the UNI Concert Chorale and Cantorei. In addition, he teaches choral conducting, choral literature and serves as the Artistic Director of the Northern Iowa Bach Cantata Series and vox peregrini. Dr. Wiles has led the Glee Club on tours throughout Iowa and internationally to Austria, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Norway, Spain, and Wales.  Dr. Wiles also produced the albums, “Dominion,” "Glee Club Master Collection," "Live from Spain," and "UNI Forever,"  built charitable collaborations for the Christmas Variety Show, created collaborations with the Panther Marching Band, Wind Symphony, Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra, and has created multiple education initiatives between the Glee Club and local public schools.   Click here to read his full bio.