Chris is the former Drum Major of the Troy Colt Marching Band from Troy, MI. In 2011, Chris earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education with a Minor in Jazz Studies from Michigan State University. While at MSU, Chris marched five years in the prestigious Spartan Marching Band where he served as Alto Saxophone Section Band President. Chris is Director of Bands at Mater Dei Catholic High School in Breese, IL. This fall, Chris will be pursuing a masters in Conducting at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory.