Mr. Mangold is currently in his first years as Co-Director of Bands at MOC-Floyd Valley High School in Orange City, IA. His responsibilities include directing the 11th-12th grade concert band, Jazz II, teaching lessons, and one of the directors of the Pride of the Dutchmen Marching Band. Prior to moving to the high school Mr. Mangold served as the Director of Bands at MOC-Floyd Valley Middle School and as Assistant Marching Band Director of the Pride of the Dutchmen Marching Band for six years.
Mr. Mangold graduated from Sioux Central High School, Sioux Rapids and went on to receive his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Education from Northwestern College in Orange City, IA. He also holds a Master of Music degree in Music Education from the University of Northern Iowa.
Mr. Mangold plays trumpet with the Northwest Iowa Symphony Orchestra and is the director of the Orange City Area Community Band. He was pit orchestra conductor for the 2015 Tulip Festival Night Show production.