Bachelor of Science, Computer Science - Rutgers University
Mike Dow began his drum corps career marching with the Crossmen at age 16. He went on to march four years with the Crossmen, and aged out with Madison Scouts in 2006. Mike then began his drum corps teaching career on the percussion staff at the Troopers, later going on to work within the percussion staffs at Carolina Crown, Madison Scouts, and now The Cadets.
Beyond drum corps, Mike spent many years in the indoor percussion activity working with the Independent World group United Percussion. He has also done work as a teacher and designer for several high school programs in the NJ/PA area. Mike has spent time as an adjudicator as well, both in the percussion and visual captions.
Currently, Mike resides in Los Angeles, CA where he is an Operations Administrator for a music branding company.