Northwest Florida Independent Winterguard 2014 Staff
Leeanne BassAssistant Director
Steele Jackson is from Auburn, Alabama. He graduated from Beauregard High School in Opelika, Alabama in 2008. After graduation, Steele attended Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Alabama from 2008-2009. He has an Music Education-AA Degree from Pensacola State College and currently a senior the University of West Florida where he is majoring in ESE/ESOL/Reading/Elem. Education.
Steele is starting is 2nd year as Director of NWFI and his 4th year as the Guard Director at West Florida High School in Pensacola, FL. Before he came to West Florida High School, he was the Guard Instructor at Pine Forest High School in 2011-2012. Steele has also choreographed for Bay Breeze Winterguard, Bay High School Million Dollar Color Guard in 2011, and Davidson High School Color Guard in 2014. He is very excited to start his 2nd year as Director of Northwest Florida Independent Open Winterguard.
Steele Jackson's performing experience:
Beauregard High School Marching/Concert Band 2002-2006
Spirit of Atlanta Drum and Bugle Corps 2007-2009
JSU Marching Southerners 2008
JSU Symphonic Band 2008-2009
JSU ENCORE! Show Choir 2008-2009
JSU A Capella Choir 2008-2009
JSU Theater Program 2009
Starlight Independent Winterguard 2010
Pensacola Little Theater 2010-2012
Pensacola State College Wind Ensemble 2012-present
Pensacola State College Performing Arts 2012-present
SWERVE/ Modern Dance Company 2012-present
Northwest Florida Independent Winterguard 2014
Leeanne Bass is a junior at the University of South Alabama and is studying civil engineering. She marched Murphy High School 2007-2009 (fall and winter) Teal Sound: 2009, 2011. USA: 09-12 NWFI: 2014 and has taught at Baker and Murphy High School. Leeanne is currently the Assistant at Davidson and is very excited about being the Assistant Director for NWFI.