BDPA offers young men and women between the ages of 7 and 25 high quality educational and performance experiences in the areas of musical and dance performance. Founded in 1957, BDPA’s objective is to develop personal character through challenging physical, emotional, mental, and social activities while promoting the values of dedication, hard work, and commitment to a team effort. Over 450 young people currently participate in BDPA programs, and over 8,000 young people, in 2,000 families, have been served by the BDPA organization since 1957.

David Gibbs Office Executive Director
Bret Rios Office Operations Director
Laura Alumbaugh Office Accounting Manager
Gail Schultz Office Promotions & Development Director
Brian Haslanger Office Art & Web Director
Debbie Odello Office Administration
Shana Jones Office Accounting Assistant
Ruth Braden Torrance Office Communications Director
William Emmons Office A Corps Manager
Rick Odello Office B & C Corps Director
Annette Odello Office Winter Guard
John Maltester Office DWS Artistic Director
Teresa Saunders Office DCI West & Family Day Volunteer Coordinator

2013 A Corps Staff

David Gibbs Office Executive Director
William Emmons Office A Corps Manager & Tour Director
Sheryl Miles Office Assistant Tour Manager
Brian Howard Office Assistant Tour Manager
Sean Billings Brass Instructor
Shawn Glyde Percussion Drum Set Arranger/Advisor
Kendal Karch Visual Movement
Scott Chandler Guard Program Coordinator - Choreographer
Dave Glyde Percussion Music Coordinator and Arranger
Jay Murphy Visual Designer and Caption Head
Wayne Downey Brass Arranger/Supervisor
Scott Johnson Percussion Arranger/Caption Head
Jim Wunderlich Percussion Front Ensemble Arranger & Caption Head
Tony Smith Visual Consultant/Designer
Karl Lowe Visual Consultant/Designer
John Meehan Brass Caption Head
Anthony Lanzino Brass Instructor
Kevin Ronan Brass Instructor
Sean Snyder Brass Instructor
Bill Watson Brass Instructor
Joe Haworth Brass Instructor
James Rocillo Brass Instructor
Steve Vento Brass Instructor
Keith Dunton Brass Instructor
Ben Maughmer Percussion Instructor
Rudy Garcia Percussion Instructor
Jared Andrews Percussion Instructor
Chris Slater Percussion Instructor
Joey Martinez Percussion Instructor
Jack Mizutani Percussion Instructor
Brian Dinkel Percussion Pit Instructor
Sean Gordon Percussion Pit Instructor
Todd Ryan Visual Caption Head/Marching Instructor
Jaime Holly Visual Instructor / Designer
Ken Karlin Visual Marching Instructor
John Bradford Visual Movement
Jesse Minor Visual Instructor
Brian Peter Visual Instructor - Marching
Kari White Visual Instructor - Marching
Tim Darbonne Visual Instructor
Peter Beckhart Visual Instructor
James Gow Visual Instructor
Jon Burroughs Visual Prop/Set Fabricator
TJ Doucette Guard Instructor
Robby Jacobson Guard Instructor
David Ziehm Guard Instructor
Rachel Silva Guard Instructor
Victoria Shannon Medical Nurse
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