Music Enthusiast & Education Account Manager
Music Enthusiast & Madison Area Schools Account Specialist
Music Enthusiast & Education Administrator
Mackenzie Van Rooy
Online Sales Specialist
Mackenzie Van Rooy
Band, Orchestra & Print Music
Tom Bailey, Music Enthusiast
Tom.Bailey@HeidMusic.com | (920) 734-1969 | Appleton
Tom has been with the Heid Music team since 2010, and has worn a variety of hats before settling into the band and orchestra department. You can find Tom in Vic Ferrari and in I am Mr Spacebar in vocals, trumpet and percussion. Outside of music, Tom finds joy in golf, snowboarding, traveling and smoking his own meats!
Zach Ball, Education Account Manager, Music Enthusiast
Zachary.Ball@HeidMusic.com | (920) 650-4343 | Oshkosh
Zach has been working with Heid Music since July 2019. Zach has his Bachelor of Arts in Music with an emphasis in Trombone performance from Marian University, and has studied many facets of music education. Zach enjoys being able to help educate and entertain as kids begin their musical journey as well as the relationships he has been able to build with the educators he works with. As busy as Zach is working at Heid Music, he's equally as involved outside of work as well! He is a singer in the South Shore Chorale in Fond du Lac, WI, and is the director for the Pilgrim United Church of Christ Choir and the Fond du Lac Women's Chorus. He enjoys playing recreational slow pitch softball and shooting darts. You might see Zach outside of Heid Music as he occasionally substitute teaches at the North Fond du Lac schools as well!
Jenilee Klish, Music Enthusiast
Jenilee.Klish@HeidMusic.com | (715) 423-1000 | Stevens Point
Jenilee joined the Heid Music team in 2019. She has a Bachelor of Music in Classical Bass Performance, a Bachelor of the Arts in General Music and German and a minor in Creative Writing. Outside of Heid Music, you can find Jenilee participating as a Bassist for Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra, Swing City Dance Band and Irene's Garden. You might also find her reading, doing yoga, spending time with family or watching the Green Bay Packers! "We work and play hard at Heid Music Stevens Point, and the baked goods in the break room are just a bonus!"
Melanie Miller, Music Enthusiast
Melanie.Miller@HeidMusic.com | (715) 423-1000 | Stevens Point
Melanie joined the Heid Music team in 2017. Melanie is a student at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, studying Communications, Business Administration and Music, and will be graduating in 2021. Melanie is involved in two A Capella groups, The Point Pitches & Sforzando, and has acted in productions through Central Wisconsin Area Community Theatre. Outside of Melanie's passions for music, she enjoys cooking and baking, weightlifting and biking, collecting vinyl and being outdoors.
Megan O'Connell, Music Enthusiast, Madison Area Schools Accounts Specialist
Megan O'Connell@HeidMusic.com | (608) 829-1969 | Madison
Megan joined the Heid Music team in October of 2018 and also is a Music Enthusiast in our Band & Orchestra department in our Madison store. Megan has her Master of Music in Performance, and plays with the Sheboygan Symphony Orchestra and the Madison Capitol City Band. Megan has also played in the Pit Orchestra for Middleton Players Theatre and Janesville Community Theatre. She has been learning to play the viola and the ukulele, and is enjoying the change in perspective. Megan also teaches flute and clarinet lessons in our Madison studios.
Michael Pittman, Music Enthusiast, Education Administrator
Michael.Pittman@HeidMusic.com | (920) 734-1969 | Appleton
Michael has been part of the Heid Music team since October of 2019. He possesses a Bachelor of Music in Bassoon Performance from Central Washington University, A Master of Music in Bassoon Performance from Lynn University Conservatory of Music and an Artist Diploma in Bassoon Performance from Ball State University. His main instrument is the basson, but he also plays oboe, clarinet and saxophone, across all genres of music! Michael has taught group classes and private lessons for students ranging in age from kindergarten to college. Outside of music and life at Heid Music, Michael enjoys cooking, hiking and kayaking - anything in nature.
Jason Reisdorf, Music Enthusiast, Operations Coordinator
Jason.Reisdorf@HeidMusic.com | (920) 734-1969 | Appleton
Jason came to the Heid Music team in 2019, with a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Saxophone Performance. Jason loves seeing the new products that come in and learning about the new gear. Jason is the Education Coordinator for Fox Jazz Fest where he is working on a video education series. He also is in a band with his wife, Natural Satellite, where he plays the saxophone. Not only is playing saxophone a way for Jason to make a living, but it's also something he loves as a hobby. Outside of music, Jason is a Harley rider and enjoys riding and working on his custom 100th anniversary Road King. Jason is the guy behind packing and shipping online orders, and he takes such great pride in making sure that your new gear is packaged securely and that everything arrives as described.
Maggie Rosek, Music Enthusiast
Maggie.Rosek@HeidMusic.com | (715) 423-1000 | Stevens Point
Maggie joined the Heid Music team in December of 2019 with a Bachelor of Science in Advertising from The Art Institute of Minnesota. While she focuses primarily in band and orchestra, she is learning more about the piano and combo areas of the business as well! Maggie, new to the Stevens Point area, is excited to get out and play and sing in the community. While in Minnesota she was in a few musical groups and definitely misses it! Outside of Heid Music, Maggie loves hiking and exploring state parks, drawing and making mixed media art. She's also learning about traditional healing and taken many classes.
Kassie Wojciechowski, Music Enthusiast
Kassie.Wojciechowski@HeidMusic.com | (608) 829-1969 | Madison
Kassie has been with the Heid Music team since August of 2017. She has a degree in instrumental and general music and is a Certified Military Bugler to perform TAPS. Currently Kassie's number one hobby is raising her newborn daughter, but she also enjoys watching movies and all things trumpet!
Reggie Nimmer, Music Enthusiast
Reggie.Nimmer@HeidMusic.com | (920) 498-2228 | Green Bay
Reggie joined Heid Music in 2020, and is excited by being able to discover more musical interests and build more musical knowledge. Reggie has a Bachelor of Arts degee in Business Management and a minor in music from Lakeland University. Heid Music played a major role in Reggie's involvement with music, from renting his first saxophone to being involved with multiple events and shows. As a saxophone player, Reggie has participated in concert bands, jazz bands, pit orchestras and musicals in high school and throughout college. He even has performed with a local polka band "The Greatest Hits Polka Band". Outside of music, Reggie enjoys helping out at his church's Family Life Center which gives kids a place to practice and host sporting events. He also enjoys playing basketball, video games, camping, hiking and reading.
Bill Burroughs, Music Enthusiast
Bill.Burroughs@HeidMusic.com | (920) 498-2228 | Green Bay
Bill joined the Heid Music team in 2020 with a Bachelor of Arts in Music and a minor in Arts Management from University of Wisconsin Green Bay. Bill was a Heid Music customer, and is excited to be on the other side of the fun now. Bill is the Principal Trombone of the Civic Symphony of Green Bay and plays Bass Trombone with the Vento Winds in Appleton and has over 24 years experience playing the tenor trombone, while also playing baritone, euphonium and trumpet a bit. Outside of music, Bill enjoys games and gaming, Star Wars, Star Trek, and Nerf. He is an active participant in Green Bay Nerf and Milwaukee Area Nerf Outings.
Guitar, Folk & Percussion
Kevin Bielema, Music Enthusiast
Kevin.Bielema@HeidMusic.com | (608) 829-1969 | Madison
Kevin has a degree in Music Performance from Columbia College and Business Administration from Ashford University. He joined the Heid Music team in 2017, and loves being able to try all the new gear when it comes in. Outside of Heid Music he enjoys running, hiking and playing the guitar.
Brandon Domer, Music Enthusiast
Brandon.Domer@HeidMusic.com | (920) 651-4343 | Oshkosh
Brandon has been on the Heid Music team since 2012. Outside of Heid Music, Brandon is a member of Kilroy, The Traveling Suitcase, Save it for Kilroy, Apartment Death and Nicholas Raymond. Brandon was also a volunteer for O.C.M. He also enjoys videography and making movies and music. He plays his bass with a pick and can play chords on the piano. The combo and orchestra worlds are insanely different, but Brandon loves to observe the intricacies of both while meeting new and experienced musicans.
Audrey Hendrickson, Music Enthusiast
Audrey.Hendrickson@HeidMusic.com | (920) 734-1969 | Appleton
Audrey has been part of the Heid Music team since 2011. She has 15 years experience on the road traveling with different bands. She also has training in PA systems and sound. Outside of Heid Music, Audrey enjoys reading, painting, hiking, kayaking and teaching drum lessons.
Jonathan Leahy, Online Sales Specialist
Jonathan.Leahy@HeidMusic.com | (920) 734-1969 | Appleton
Jonathan has been part of the Heid Music team since 2006. He has a Bachelor of Music - Recording Technology from University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Jonathan has performed music regularly for NAMI and CASA of the Fox Cities. You'll find Jonathan trying out new recipes and watching shows together with his family. Jonathan also enjoys photography, video editing and listening to podcasts. Jonathan is part of Kevin Huss and the Thurd Class Minstrels.
Nathaniel Lutes, Music Enthusiast
Nathaniel.Lutes@HeidMusic.com | (608) 829-1969 | Madison
Nathaniel joined the Heid Music team in August of 2019 with a Bachelors in Guitar Performance from McNally Smith College of Music. Nathaniel purchased his main guitar (a 2011 PRS Studio) at Heid Music when the Madison store first opened, and has brought his Heid Music experience full circle to now being a part of the team! He plays guitar and pass with SJOD Live based in Chicago, as well as electronic/jam music and occasional open jam sessions with friends. He enjoys hiking, live music, golf, hammocking and taking care of mental wellness. Nathaniel also actively seeks participation in the improv music scene, and strives to create more open jam opportunities in the Madison area.
Tom McComb, Music Enthusiast
Tom.McComb@HeidMusic.com | (715) 423-1000 | Stevens Point
Tom began his journey with Heid Music in March of 2019. He has three degrees - a B.S. and M.S. in fisheries and a Bachelor of Music in Music Education. Tom performs with his wife, a singer and guitarist, and he has a duo that often expands to a trio and quartet. Tom claims he has been trying to learn to play the guitar since 1963 and he thinks he's getting better at it! In addition to being a music enthusiast, Tom is a guitar, ukulele and other fretted instrument teacher. Outside of music, Tom enjoys cooking, walking and cycling.
Brad Miller, Music Enthusiast
Brad.Miller@HeidMusic.com | (920) 498-2228 | Green Bay
Brad has been with Heid Music since 1999, and loves being able to help fellow musicians in the pursuit of their dream gear. Brad has participated in several training courses including Freidman Gold Star selling, Yamaha Sales Training and Management courses. Outside of Heid Music, Brad donates time and talents to Wounded Warriors, and has played in local bands for the last 30 years. Brad also enjoys walking and biking on local trails and working on his house.
Zach Ostrowski, Music Enthusiast
Zach.Ostrowski@HeidMusic.com | (920) 651-4343 | Oshkosh
Zach began his journey with Heid Music team in 2017. Being able to learn about new products and participate in vendor training settings is one of his favorite parts about his job. Zach plays bass and does the vocals in Uhtcearu. In addition to writing, playing and recording music, Zach enjoys cooking, running, playing tennis and collecting vinyl.
Tyler Raddant, Music Enthusiast
Tyler.Raddant@HeidMusic.com | (920) 734-1969 | Appleton
Tyler joined the Heid Music team in 2019. He loves turning a childhood passion for guitars into a carrer and professional development. Tyler has a Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences. Tyler has been playing the guitar since 2002, and currently plays for Model Citizens and the New Hope Neenah Worship Team, in addition to being a guitarist for hire for sessions and gigs. Tyler has also played in various original projects, festivals, pit orchestras and jazz festivals, while having the opportunity to play with big name musicians and artists such as Jonathan Caine of Journey, Gordon Goodwin, Eric Marienthal, Sal Lazano and others. In his free time, Tyler enjoys spending time with family, staying active, podcasts and recording. Like many Heid Music team members, Tyler is a big fan of a great cup of coffee or tea.
Kevin Rau, Music Enthusiast
Kevin.Rau@HeidMusic.com | (920) 734-1969 | Appleton
Kevin started with Heid Music in 2019. He was on the periphery of the Smart Studios scene in Madison, WI in the 1980s, where he was able to record with two of the bands he was a part of at the time. Kevin is on the Special Opportunities for Artist Residencies (SOAR) board for the Oshkosh Area School District in Oshkosh, WI. Kevin currently performs as a solo act, but is always open to new opportunities. When Kevin isn't at Heid Music, you'll find him writing songs on his Martin Guitar or on the back of his Triumph Bonneville. For Kevin, the most gratifying part of his job is seeing young players pick up their first guitar, knowing it will bring them a lifetime of joy and expression.
Mackenzie Van Rooy, Online Sales Specialist
Mackenzie.VanRooy@HeidMusic.com | (920) 734-1969 | Appleton
Mackenzie joined Heid Music in 2018. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Communication Studies from University of Wisconsin La Crosse and performed independent research on the effects of music preference similarities between parents and children. Mackenzie enjoys being able to connect with the talented and creative team at Heid Music, and learn new things daily. Mackenzie was the driving force behind the Uke Jams that were started at the Appleton store in 2020, and has worked to build them to a collaborative effort with different ukulele manufacturers. Mackenzie loves to jam on her uke(s) with friends and family around a campfire, and will always welcome new friends to jam with. Outside of Heid Music, Mackenzie is involved with the MKE LGBT center, and looks forward to bringing more music-centered safe spaces to the area. Mackenzie loves to be outdoors via camping, hiking and soccer. She also likes to tap dance, draw, travel and paint. She has even been known to rap a maid of honor speech to the tune of the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme.
Logan Zills, Music Enthusiast
Logan.Zills@HeidMusic.com | (920) 498-2228 | Green Bay
Logan has been part of the Heid Music team since 2018. Outside of Heid Music, Logan plays and sings with the worship team at Ascension Lutheran Church and is the lead singer and pianist for a band called Third Degree in Green Bay. Logan enjoys his time at Heid Music because music is such an integral part of his life that he is glad to help share the gift of music with other people. Logan's interests include songwriting, music production, travel and spending time outdoors. "Music is a world within itself, with a language we can all understand." - Stevie Wonder
Piano & Keyboard
Andrea Amico, Piano Specialist
Andrea.Amico@HeidMusic.com | (920) 734-1969 | Appleton
Andrea has been part of our Heid Music team since 2014, and loves being part of a third generation family owned business. Andrea has undergone extensive training and certification through Steinway University and Yamaha Piano Pros. Andrea loves helping people find the piano that is right for them, whether it is their first keyboard or the grand piano they've dreamed of their entire life. Outside of her work, Andrea is passionate about spending time outdoors and taking road trips with her two girls. She also enjoys cooking, photography and playing the piano.
"Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything." - Plato
Dan Cross, Piano Specialist
Dan.Cross@HeidMusic.com | (608) 829-1969 | Madison
Dan has been a part of the Heid Music team since 2017. Outside of work, Dan loves to spend time gardening.
Heidi Hablewitz, Piano Specialist
Heidi.Hablewitz@HeidMusic.com | (920) 498-2228 | Green Bay
Heidi joined the Heid Music team in September of 2019. With a Bachelors in Business and Music Liberal Arts degree from St. Norbert College, she bring both business and music skill sets to bring joy and happiness to others. Heidi is a member of the Senior Choir at Immanuel Lutheran Church, and directs the Tone Chime Choir. She also participates in Rock Infused Orchestra as a violinist. Heidi also likes to boat and water-ski with family, read and perform on her flute at church. Heidi has over 9 years of piano lessons under her belt, and while she does not teach lessons, she is happy to help point you in the direction of someone who does!
Patrick Coughlin, Store Manager
Patrick.Coughlin@HeidMusic.com | (608) 829-1969 | Madison
Patrick first met Todd & DeDe Heid in 2014 when the Tundra Line performed at Heid Music's holiday event. The experience planted the seed for wanting to work with the company, and in 2016, Patrick joined the Heid Music team. Patrick has a Bachelors and Masters degree in Music from University of Wisconsin Madison. He has taught marching and concert percussion in the Madison area for over a decade, most recently working with the Middleton Middle and High School band programs to create a strong marching percussion program. In addition to working at Heid Music, Patrick is also the Musical Director and a performer in Tundra Line, the official drum line of the Green Bay Packers. In his free time, Patrick likes making things in his basement workshop and spending time with his wife, son and daughter. Patrick has been playing musical instruments since he was three years old, and is thrilled to be continuing his passion as a manager at Heid Music.
Sue Leibsle, Store Manager
Sue.Leibsle@HeidMusic.com | (715) 423-1000 | Stevens Point
Sue joined the Heid Music team in 2014. She enjoys being part of a wonderful team that helps musicians of all levels. Sue has a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, and is part of the Tri-County FFA Alumni Association and a French horn player and Board Member for the Wisconsin Rapids City Band. Outside of work, Sue operates a small hobby farm with mini horses, sheep, goats and chickens. You can find Sue spinning the wool from her sheep into yarn and enjoying farm fresh food. Sue also has a passion for photography.
Beth Shaw, Store Manager
Beth.Shaw@HeidMusic.com | (920) 498-2228 | Green Bay
Beth has been a part of the Heid Music team since 2012. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Music with a minor in Business from University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Beth has worked in the music industry for over 30 years in a variety of areas including piano, band, print and school program sales. Beth plays the bassoon with the Appleton City Band, Fox Valley Concert Band, Civic Symphony Green Bay, and is involved with Doctors In Recital. Outside of playing the piano and bassoon, Beth enjoys knitting, crocheting and cooking.