Ron is a graduate of the University of Illinois and former member of The Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corps. He currently serves as Band Director and Percussion Coordinator at Lakewood Ranch High School in Florida where he directs the Wind Ensemble, Jazz One and the LRHS Concert Percussion studio. Previous to his tenure in Florida public schools, he was Director of the H.O.T. Show Band and Athletic Bands Percussion at the University of South Florida. He has been a caption head and arranger for several marching bands and drum corps in Florida, Texas and California. Ron is also a professional percussionist who has many recording and touring credits. His artist endorsements include YAMAHA, Innovative Percussion, and REMO.
Program Coordinator: Michael Higdon
Sound Design Consultant: Devin Hoey