Iowa Western Reivers
Reivers Ron Gann
Ron Gann
Director of Bands

Ron Gann is the Director of Instrumental Music at Iowa Western Community College on the Council Bluffs Campus. He directs the Concert and Jazz Bands. Additionally, he directs the IWCC Athletic Bands. Mr. Gann is a retired veteran of active duty military with the Air Force and Army. His service placed him as a performing musician with the Army Training and Doctrine Command Band at Fort Monroe, Virginia and the Air Force Heartland of America Band at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. He also served on staff as the Saxophone Instructor for the Armed Forces School of Music at Little Creek Amphibious Base, Virginia. Mr. Gann proudly led the Air Force Basic Training Drum & Bugle Corps at Lackland AFB, TX as a Military Training Instructor and just recently retired from the U.S. Air Force Academy as the Assistant Director and Military Trainer of the Cadet Drum & Bugle Corps in Colorado Springs, CO.  His conducting experience not only included the Air Force Academy but also led the University of Michigan, Boise State University, San Diego State University and the University of Nevada-Reno.


Interested in audition or just general information about the band, please contact Mr. Gann at 712-325-3430 or e-mail   If you are on campus the Band Office is located in the Arts Center room #126A lower level.