Lynnea Eckhoff

Administrator

Manager of Music Tours in Marketing and Communication

Lynnea joined the Gustavus team in August of 2017 as the Manager of Music Tours. She works closely with music faculty to create the music tours for the four touring ensembles in the fine arts department.

Originally from Sioux Falls, S.D., Lynnea came to Minnesota to pursue music education at Concordia College in Moorhead. During her time there, she played horn in the band and orchestra, as well as several smaller ensembles. Additionally, she worked in the management office for the instrumental ensembles, where she had the opportunity to assist in the planning process for the band and orchestra tours. She also organized the college’s annual honor band event, bringing in over one hundred high school students from across the midwest region.

After graduation, Lynnea taught grades 5-12 band in southern Minnesota. Besides her regular teaching duties, she brought in guest artists to perform with her students, and traveled on a regular basis with the high school band.

Education

Concordia College - B.M. Music Education