Meet the Director

Ron Eichstedt is a native of Southern California, growing up in the Inland Empire area. Mr. Eichstedt attended Etiwanda High School under the direction of Don Jaramillo and later worked at Etiwanda until 2009 as a staff member. During this time Mr. Eichstedt was actively involved in performing ensembles at Riverside City College and Chaffey College. Mr. Eichstedt was a member of the Pacific Crest Drum and Bugle Corps in 2004 and 2005 playing Contra (Tuba), Mr. Eichstedt was a staff member with Pacific Crest in 2006 and 2007. In 2010 Mr. Eichstedt moved from Southern California and transferred to the University of Nevada, Reno where he graduated with a Bachelors in Music degree, with an emphasis in Music Education in 2014. In the Spring of 2021 Mr. Eichstedt completed his Masters of Music degree in Music Education. Mr. Eichstedt serves on the Staff for the Battalion Drum and Bugle Corps based out of Salt Lake City, Utah.

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