Degrees and Certifications:
Kent Myers, Associate Director of Bands
The 2020-2021 school year is Mr. Myers eleventh year with the Alma band program. Mr. Myers is the associate director of the Airedale Marching Band, directs the AHS Athletic Pep Bands, the high school Concert Band, and teaches Music Theory at Alma High School. He also teaches beginning band classes for low brass at Alma Middle School. Before he became the Associate Director of Bands in June of 2017, Mr. Myers served as head director at Alma Middle School for six years. Prior to coming to Alma, Mr. Myers served for three years as the Director of Bands for the South Ripley Community School Corporation in Versailles, Indiana. Mr. Myers graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Music in Music Education degree from the University of Kentucky in 2004 and obtained a Master of Music degree from the University of Arkansas in 2007. Mr. Myers’ professional affiliations include the Arkansas School Band and Orchestra Association, Texas Bandmasters Association, Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society, The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the Golden Key International Honour Society, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, and Kappa Kappa Psi.