Jeremiah Eis is the Director of Instrumental Music at Silver Lake College and the Director of the Manitowoc Marine Band. Additional responsibilities in his role at the college include being the Program Director for Undergraduate Music, and the Faculty Chairperson. Jeremiah received his Master of Music degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and his Bachelor of Music degree from St. Norbert College. He is also a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc and the United States Army School of Music.
As a member of the Wisconsin Army National Guard, Jeremiah currently serves as a Staff Sergeant, Squad Leader, and Unit Career Counselor with the 132 nd Army Band. His military awards include the National Defense Service Medal and the Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal.
A versatile musician on trombone, euphonium, Jeremiah performs with the Manitowoc Symphony Orchestra, Newtonburg Brass Band, Sheboygan Symphony Orchestra, and the Water's Edge Brass. He has also performed with groups such as the Belle City Brassworks, Lakeshore Big Band, Lakeshore Wind Ensemble, Peninsula Players Theatre, St. Norbert Community Band, Two Rivers Municipal Band, and many other groups throughout Wisconsin. His extensive performing background has allowed him to perform with artists from groups like the Canadian Brass, Johnny Carson's Tonight Show Band, Pershing's Own, among other nationally and internationally acclaimed musicians. He has been featured as a soloist several times throughout his career, recorded compact discs, is a published arranger, and received a Citation of Excellence from the National Band Association in 2011 for conducting Wisconsin’s Collegiate All-Star Band.