3rd Annual New Director Bootcamp 2022

Date: Thursday, July 21 | 7:00am – 5:00pm
Location: DoubleTree Airport Hotel | Wichita, KS

The purpose of this bootcamp is to provide useful information to new band directors as they prepare for the upcoming school year! This one-day event is designed to cover a broad range of topics from assessing your program, navigating KSHSAA and KMEA events, Q&A with second year and veteran teachers, and so much more. Directors in their first through third year are welcome, though the bootcamp is geared more towards first year directors. This year’s bootcamp schedule can be found on the KBA New Director Bootcamp website: https://kansasbandmasters.com/new-director-bootcamp/

Registration will open in March and is FREE, but you will need to be a member of the Kansas Bandmasters Association. Your KBA First Year Membership is also: FREE. Lunch will be provided FREE of charge for band directors entering their first year! Create your new account and membership at the following link: https://members.kansasbandmasters.com/account_help/

Once you have created your KBA account, login and register for the 2022 KBA Summer Convention. New members receive a discount, and the cost of the three-day convention is only $30. Follow this link to register for the 2022 Kansas Bandmasters Association Summer Convention: https://members.kansasbandmasters.com/

This is an excellent opportunity to start your career with some of the best teachers, leaders, and mentors in the state standing by your side. We hope to see you in Wichita on July 21!

Your KBA New Director Bootcamp Co-Chairs,
Kristi Vetter | Beloit Public Schools | Director of Bands | kvetter@usd273.org
Dr. Alex Wimmer | Kansas State University | Assistant Director of Bands | amwimmer@ksu.edu