National Executive Board


Leslie Odom Miller, DMA

Leslie Odom Miller is completing her second term as National President. She previously served the fraternity as National Vice President, Alumnae Chapters for two terms (2006-2012); National Vice President, College Chapters for one term (1997-2000); as Director of the SAI Listserv; and as a Province Officer. Leslie earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Oboe Performance at Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana, where she was initiated into the Zeta Chapter of SAI. She also attended the Eastman School of Music, where she earned a Master of Music in Music Theory and a Doctor of Music Arts in Oboe Performance. While at Eastman, she received the coveted Performer's Certificate. Leslie has performed extensively as a solo artist throughout North and South America and Europe. Leslie is Associate Professor of Oboe and Music Theory at the University of Florida and plays principal oboe in the Gainesville Orchestra. She is a recipient of several honors for outstanding service to SAI: the Sword of Honor, the Rose of Honor, Region V Alumnae Leadership Diamond Sword of Honor, and the Ring of Excellence. She is a member of the International Double Reed Society, Pi Kappa Lambda Music Honorary, and an Honorary Member of Tau Beta Sigma and Kappa Kappa Psi. Her solo CD, Scene Rustique, was released in June, 2016 by PARMA Recordings, LLC.