Jose Marin - Executive Director
Jose Marin is in his 6th year of teaching and is currently in his second year at O'Connor High School as an Associate Band Director/Percussion Director in Helotes, TX.
Prior to his appointment at O'Connor, Mr. Marin taught at several programs in Houston and the DFW area. The groups that he worked with were highly competitive and have won several Best Percussion Awards at local marching contests and first place at the TCGC Championships in Scholastic A Class with Pearland HS in 2016.
Mr. Marin holds a Bachelors in Music Education from the University of North Texas, where he was fortunate to have studied under Paul Rennick, Christopher Deane, Dr. Robert Schietroma, Ryan Kilgore, Dave Hall, Jose Aponte, Mike Drake, Henry Okstel, and Ed Smith. In his spare time, Mr. Marin enjoys going on hikes, going on road trips and looking for the best chinese food.
Jose has been with Violet Crown for two seasons on battery staff and is fortunate to be part of a great team, joining this season's Admin team as Executive Director!