Percussion Instructor, Cadets2
Jimmy Toohey, from New Hope, Pennsylvania, is currently a senior at West Chester University pursuing a degree in computer science. Jimmy has a very strong passion for the marching arts, and music in general.
Jimmy has been in the activity for eight years now, starting in high school. He went on to march with West Chester's marching band, serving as the drumline captain for the 2017 season. In the drum corps world, Jimmy marched with 7th Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps in 2014 and 2015, the Reading Buccaneers in 2016, and he spent his 2017 ageout season at Carolina Crown. For indoor percussion, Jimmy has marched with Field of View Percussion in 2015, and United Percussion 2016 and 2017. He is returning to United for the 2018 season as the tenor section leader.
Throughout the past few years, Jimmy has also taught the drumline at various high schools in the area, including Hempfield High School, Neshaminy High School, and Council Rock North High School. He is very excited to get to work with an incredible staff and membership this summer!