Auxiliary and Band Staff

June Stoeber

June Stoeber

Gatorette/FVE Coordinator
Email: jjbug@hotmail.com

June Stoeber is the main coordinator for both the Gatorettes and the Florida Visual Ensemble. She was originally a Gatorette and since has been working with the Gator band for several years. As the coordinator, she oversees both groups, orders the uniforms, and works with the band staff to better integrate the auxiliary groups with the band.

Kim Oxley

Kim Oxley

Gatorette/FVE Assistant Coordinator
Email: thedocta@ufl.edu

Kim Oxley works hand-in-hand with June to organize and teach the auxiliary groups. She assists in guiding the groups by helping to write and teach routines. She is a former member of the Gatorettes and has continued to work with the Gator Band.

JC Whidden

JC Whidden

FVE Staff Member
Email: jcwhidden@ufl.edu

JC Whidden works specifically with the Florida Visual Ensemble. She is a former member and captain of FVE and has worked with the Gator band for 3 years. She organizes practices, helps write routines, and teach routines.

Melissa Aquino

Melissa Aquino

FVE Staff Member
Email: shabaaz14@ufl.edu

Melissa Aquino also works specifically with the Florida Visual Ensemble. She is a former member and captain of FVE and has worked with the Gator band for 2 years. She organizes practices, helps write routines, and teach routines.

John Watkins

John Watkins Jr.

Associate Director of Bands
Director of Marching Band
Phone: 352-273-3152
Email: watkins@ufl.edu

As the director of the Gator Marching Band, John Watkins oversees the entire band including the auxiliary groups. He works with June and Kim to integrate the Gatorettes and FVE into the band. Mr. Watkins has been working with the Gator band for 4 years.