Program Staff

Directors

Logan Childress

Bob Ballengee
Bob Ballengee is currently the band director at Damascus Middle School and Glade Spring Middle School in Washington County, Virginia. He is also the percussion arranger and instructor for Holston High School, Patrick Henry High School, and Abingdon High School. Mr. Ballengee is an active arranger, clinician, and adjudicator, working with groups from Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, Kentucky, and West Virginia. He is an active performer in several performing groups including rock bands, jazz bands, country bands, and wind ensembles. Bob currently resides in Marion, VA with his wife Candy and three children Christina, Ashley, and Tyler.

Instructional Staff

Theo Ganaway (Color Guard)

Jeff Kleiber (High Brass)

Cameron Blair (Low Brass)
Cameron Blair is a native of Elizabethton, TN. He is a senior Music Education Major at Carson-Newman University. He is a low brass instructor for high schools in Virginia, Tennessee, and North Carolina.

Design Team

Michael Cox, Show Design

Kelly Earp, Drill Design

Robert Jeter, Music Design

Chris Mackey, Graphic Design
Christian Mackey is a native of Chugiak, Alaska now living in the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania.  He is the Creative Director at AURA Design Group, a union of nationally award winning artists specializing in design, animation and brand identity for local, national and international clientele.