Josiah St. Peter, Director of Bands
Josiah St. Peter graduated from Mesa State College in the fall of 2006 with a B.A. in Music Education. In the spring of 2007, Mr. St. Peter began his teaching career as the band director at Delta High School. While in Delta, the band won three back to back state championships in marching band in 2007, 2008, and 2009. He also led the Wind Ensemble to the school's first appearance at the Colorado Bandmasters Association State Concert Band Festival. In 2010, Mr. St. Peter left his previous position and began teaching at Montrose High School. Within two years, the band placed within the top 12 bands at the CBA Marching State Championships and was selected to the CBA State Concert Band Festival in the spring of 2012. In 2013, Mr. St. Peter received his M.M. in Instrumental Conducting from the American Band College of Sam Houston State University. Later that year, the marching band qualified to perform in the CBA State Finals for the first time in school history. In early 2014, the Advanced Jazz Band won the Fort Lewis Jazz Festival, Colorado Mesa University Jazz Festival, and received superior ratings at the Colorado West Music Invitational. In his spare time, Mr. St. Peter loves to golf, 4-wheel, and spend time with his wife Chelsea and daughter Londyn.