Assistant Director of Bands
Kevin came to Shawnee Mission West in 2006, and has been teaching in Kansas public schools since 1998. During that time, he has remained active as a performer and an adjudicator, and has been published as a reviewer for the International Trumpet Guild. He holds a Bachelor of Music Education from Kansas State University (1995) and a Master of Music in Jazz Studies awarded jointly by The Boston Conservatory and Berklee College of Music (1998). His professional affiliations include the Kansas Music Educators Association, Kansas Bandmasters Association, Music Educators National Convention, and the International Trumpet Guild.
Kevin has been married to his wonderful wife Brenda since 2002, and they have three daughters: Abigail, Madeline and Lillian. Outside of his professional interests, Kevin enjoys playing tennis and golf and is an avid student of chess.