Rob Nickerson

Interim Assistant Director of Bands College of Arts and Sciences Division of Fine Arts
Bradford HallRoom 116400 East Main St.Frankfort, KY 40601502-597-5815502-597-5999 (fax)


Rob Nickerson is currently the Interim Assistant Director of Bands, overseeing the Mighty Marching Thorobreds, the University Pep Band, and the Symphonic Winds. Prior to Kentucky State University, Mr. Nickerson served as the Band Director at Stillman College, a Band Director in the Memphis City School District, and a Band Director in the Perry County (TN) School District. He completed his undergraduate studies at Alabama State University and earned a Masters in Music from the University of Louisville.

Degrees and Certifications

  • B.A. (Music), Alabama State University
  • M.M. (Jazz Studies), University of Louisville

Academic History

Interim Assistant Director of Bands, Division of Fine Arts (2013)