Rian Whitman is a freelance arranger, show designer, adjudicator and guest clinician based out of Columbus, Ohio. This marks Rian's tenth year arranging for competitive show choirs in the Midwest, Pacific Coast and the South. His groups have been named Grand Champions several times and have received many Best Choral Sound and caption awards while being recognized regionally and nationally as consistent finalists in competition.
Rian brings performance experience as a former four year member of the Brush High School Soundsation, capturing best performer awards and assisted with the group as a vocal captain. He has also performed as Tommy Albright in Brigadoon, and Pat Denning in 42nd Street. He is currently attending Ohio Christian University in Circleville, Ohio, working towards his Bachelors Degree in Vocal Music Education.