Senior Administrative Associate
Karen Glass joined the Butler School of Music as a staff member in 2019 after moving to Austin from Portland, OR. She has a Bachelors Degree in Political Science from Western Oregon University and has spent 20 years in Administrative Support positions with lobby groups, local governments, and financial firms. Having spent her formative years in choir and band, she is grateful to be back in a position to support the musicians, students, and faculty members within UT’s Bands Department.
Delia Tovar Botbol
Color Guard Instructor
A color guard instructor since 1989, Delia Tovar Botbol is in her 21st year with the Longhorn Band Color Guard. Originally from Phoenix, Arizona, Mrs. Botbol graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish in 1995. She was a member of the Color Guard (Silk section) in the Longhorn Band when she was an undergrad. Also marched DCI (Drum Corps International) with Sky Ryders in 1991. She has been a color guard instructor for several local high schools, Lone Star Drum and Bugle Corps (1996-1997), Revolution Drum and Bugle Corps (2001-2003) and was a Visual Coordinator for a local non-profit indoor drumline, Rhythmic Force (2010-2014). She spent 20 years in the field of special education (ED unit) and is currently an administrative associate for the University Bands.