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TSgt John Marsh

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Technical Sergeant John Marsh is a native of Columbus, Ohio. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Music from Capital University and a Master's degree in Music from Florida State University. He also pursued Doctoral studies at the University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Sergeant Marsh enlisted with the US Air Force in 2004 and joined the Band of the West at Lackland AFB, TX. While there, Sergeant Marsh acted as the Producer for Holiday in Blue 2010, for which he conceptualized and organized the first Joint Base San Antonio Volunteer Chorus, made up of Active Duty, Guard, Reserve, and Civilian members of all branches in the San Antonio community. In February of 2012 he transferred to his current assignment with the US Air Forces in Europe Band. Sergeant Marsh has performed on tenor and bass Trombone, as well as euphonium and herald trumpet. His teachers include Dr. Scott Moore, Dr. Thomas Zugger, Dr. John Drew, David Vining, and Debbie Taylor.

EDUCATION:
BM Trombone Performance, Capital University, Columbus, OH
MM Trombone Performance, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
Airman Leadership School; Lackland AFB, TX

ASSIGNMENTS:
1. August 2004-Feb 2012, Regional Band Craftsman, Trombone, AF Band of the West, Lackland AFB, TX
2. February 2012-Present, Regional Band Journeyman, Trombone, Ramstein AB GE

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:
AF Commendation Medal with one oak Leaf Cluster
AF Achievement Medal
AF Outstanding Unit Award
AF Organizational Excellence Award
Distinguished Graduate, Airman Leadership School, Lackland AFB, TX

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION:
Airman First Class June 15, 2004
Senior Airman October 15, 2006
Staff Sergeant August 1, 2008