The Cadets Staff


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Scott Litzenberg: Director
Mike McConnell: Tour Director

Lauren Davis: Assistant Tour Director
Sam Watson: Staff Coordinator
Erin Reese: Administrative Assistant
Isreal Demello: Administrative Assistant

Christopher Castille: Leadership Consultant


Darcie Aungst: Artistic Director, Program Coordinator
Drew Shanefield: Brass Designer
Adam Sage: Color Guard Designer and Visual Coordinator
Bobby Jones: Drill Designer

Matt Filosa: Sound Designer
Tom Aungst: Battery Designer
Omar Carmenates: Front Ensemble Designer




Drew Shanefield: Arranger/Caption Supervisor
Branden Hill: Caption Head

Dr. Aaron Witek: Instructor, Pedagogy Coordinator
Marc Whitlock: Brass Advisor
Dan Berard: Instructor
Scott Whitford: Instructor
Derrell Wallace: Instructor
DiaShamar Marshall: Instructor
Joseph Guimaraes: Instructor
Emily Wilson: Instructor


Color Guard

Sam Watson: Caption Supervisor
Andy Mroczek: Choreographer
Jed Garvey: Instructor

Abby MacLeay: Instructor
Michael Zablocki: Instructor
Brandon Smith: Movement Instructor
Tyler Smith: Instructor
Kristin Shatzer: Instructor
Christy Hobby: Instructor
Madison Adcock: Instructor
Lauren Davis: Member Mentor


Chris Johnston: Assistant Caption Supervisor
Jeff Young: Education/Technique Consultant
Julian Johnson: Instructor
Andrew Gaskill: Instructor
Peter Inglet: Instructor
Alex Cardona: Instructor
Jon Bilby: Instructor
Joshua Brenneis: Instructor

Patrick McGehee: Instructor
Alejandro Tavarez: Instructor
Tom Eder: Instructor
Scott Tanner: Instructor
Brendan George: Strength & Conditioning Coach



Tom Aungst: Caption Supervisor
Jacob Gall: Battery Coordinator/Instructor
Lee Beddis: Battery Coordinator

Paul Nalesnik: Instructor
Patrick McHale: Instructor
Henry Williams: Instructor
Alan Aungst: Instructor
Timon Sherman: Instructor
Sarah Fabian: Instructor
Joe Ciancimino: Instructor

Front Ensemble

Luis Rivera Carrero: Caption Supervisor
Matt Wyckoff: Instructor
Rick Stetson: Instructor

Aaron Locklear: Instructor



Matt Filosa: Sound Designer
Evan Brown: Audio Systems Consultant

Reed Kimmel: Audio Engineer



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