In the fall of 2014, the Old Lyme Town Band welcomed our new Director, Carolyn Whinnem, who retired from the Darien, Ct Public Schools.  She was the high school band and jazz band director for twelve years.  Carolyn was also the Director of Bands at Wethersfield and Ridgefield, CT High Schools.  Carolyn served a two-year term as the President of the Connecticut Music Educators Association as well as other offices in the CMEA.