Bret Cappelluti is currently the Director of Bands at Madera High School in Madera California. He holds a BA in Music Performance from San Jose State University as well as a Masters in Teaching from George Fox University. His performing background in music includes being a member of The Santa Clara Vanguard, The California Dons and the Valley Fever Drum and Bugle Corps. He has also served for many years as an adjudicator for Drum Corps International, Western Band Association, Northwest Association for Performing Arts and the Southern California Percussion Alliance. Bret currently resides in his hometown of Madera with his wife Stephanie and their two children Isabella and Christopher.