Assistant Band Director
Ms. Riecss began teaching in 2001. She is currently the director of Symphonic 1 and the Color Guard. Prior to teaching at Hays High School, Ms. Riecss was an assistant director at West Ridge Middle School, and has taught at Barton Middle School as both the assistant and head band director and directed the color guard at Hays High School. She has a Bachelor’s of Music from West Texas A&M and her Masters' of Music Education degree from VanderCook College of Music, in Chicago. In her spare time, Ms. Riecss performs with the Austin Symphonic Band, an adult community band that holds concerts at the Austin ISD PAC.