Michael Bolla is currently the Director of Bands and Music Department Chair at Center Grove Middle School North, located in Greenwood, Indiana. In addition to his duties at Middle School North, he serves as an Assistant Director of the Center Grove High School Marching Band and is also a director of the Center Grove High School Winter Color Guard Program. Bolla is a graduate of Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, where he performed as a trombonist in many of the school’s top ensembles. Outside of Center Grove, Michael is an active clinician, arranger and composer. He has served as a brass staff member for The Phantom Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps as well as the brass caption head for The Colts Drum and Bugle Corps. Bolla has arranged and composed for a number of marching bands throughout the United States. Bolla currently resides in Greenwood, Indiana with his wife, Susie, and their three dogs, Barley, Lucy and Betty.