Lead Visual Technician & Brass Technician, Santa Clara Vanguard
Levi Chavis serves as the Assistant Visual Caption Manager of the Santa Clara Vanguard and a Brass Consultant for the Crossmen and Guardians Drum and Bugle Corps.
He is now in his second year as the Director of Bands at Reedy High School in Frisco, Texas.
Prior to this, Levi most recently served as the Director of Bands at Ronald Reagan High School in San Antonio, where he oversaw the Marching Band, Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band from 2009 to 2015. Under his direction, the Ronald Reagan High School Wind Ensemble was twice named a state finalist in the TMEA Honor Band Contest (2010 and 2014) and was also selected to perform at the 2011 Music for All National Concert Band Festival in Indianapolis. The Ronald Reagan High School Marching Band has been a UIL State Marching Band Contest Finalist (2012 and 2014), a Bands of America Regional and Super Regional Finalist each year since 2009, a BOA Regional Class Champion in 2010 and a Grand National Championship Finalist in 2012. The Reagan Band has also provided multiple educational clinics through the Texas Bandmasters Association.
Mr. Chavis resides in McKinney, Texas with his wife, Amanda, a professional flutist, and their daughter, Sophia.