20 Years of experience teaching marching percussion,hand drumming and concert percussion,and drum set,specializing in drum set and marching percussion and composition as well as rudimental drumming
Performed along side Mormon Tabernacle Choir, ASU African drum ensemble with the Tempe Wind Ensemble (1997-1999). Founding staff member along side Ralph Hardimon, Glen Crosby, Ed Bargaurina, and Heather Kelch for Paragon Competitive Arts(WGI Percussion Independent open indoor world finalist 2007-09). Co-section leader for South Mountain indoor percussion (WGI Percussion independent open world champion 1997). Co-section leader for ASU Drum line 1996-2001 (co-instructor/arranger 1998-2001). Percussion Caption Head Jester Drum and Bugle Corps (2003-2006). Have received numerous outstanding percussion caption awards and first place awards with Washington High School, McClintock High School, Central High School, Agua Fria High School, Verrado High School, and Mesquite High School. Performance highlights include; Arizona Renaissance festival, Rose Bowl parade, Disneyland, Knotts berry farm, Universal Studios, numerous High school musicals including; Annie get your gun, my fair lady, guys and dolls, godspell, bye bye birdie. Many live performances and recordings with bands such as, Everlasting, The lemmings, mind frye, conerstone, The chuck taylor all-stars. Currently principal percussionist/drummer for Tempe Church of the Nazarene. Member of the Vic Firth Education Team with an endorsement deal.
Member 1994-2001 Co-section leader 1996-2001. Co-instructor 1998-2001 co-arranger 1998-2001
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