Delia Tovar Botbol
A Color Guard Instructor since 1989, Delia Tovar Botbol is in her 16th year as the Instructor for the Longhorn Band Color Guard. Originally from Phoenix, Arizona, Mrs. Botbol graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. She has been a color guard instructor for several local high schools, Lone Star Drum and Bugle Corps (1996-1997), Revolution Drum and Bugle Corps (2001-2003) and a Visual Coordinator for a local non-profit indoor drum line, Rhythmic Force (2010-2014). She spent 20 years in the field of special education and is currently an administrative associate for the University Bands, and coordinator for the Longhorn Music Camps.
Senior Administrative Associate
Heather Halstead has been working with the Longhorn Band since 2012. She has a BA in Political Science from The University of Texas at San Antonio, and an AA in Photography from San Antonio College. She has worked as an administrative professional in higher education since 2009, starting at her Alma Mater, and escaping to UT Austin in 2011. She is also a graduate student in the Moody College of Communications, working on her MFA in Film Production.