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The Pensacola Civic Band

Leadership Team

Meet the brilliant minds leading the symphony of talent in the Pensacola Civic Band. With a shared passion for music and a commitment to excellence, our leadership team is at the helm, guiding the band to new heights of artistic achievement.

at the helm

Our Director

Doug Holsworth

Director, 2021 – present

Under the direction of Doug Holsworth, each performance becomes a masterpiece, meticulously crafted with precision and passion. With a wealth of experience and understanding of music, and together with our music staff, he inspires our talented musicians to create harmonies that resonate with the soul.

Guidance and Vision

Our Staff

Working alongside the Director, our dedicated staff ensures the smooth orchestration of operations. Their strategic vision and tireless dedication keep the band in tune with its mission to enrich the community through the power of music.

Stephen Pearce

Associate Director

Don Snowden

Director Emeritus

take a closer look

The Board of Directors

Gary Dorrell


Retired, Army Bandmaster

Stephen Pearce

Vice President

Retired, Elementary Music Teacher

Christine Bone


Navy Federal Fraud Department

Richard Puckett

Recording Treasurer

Petroleum Marketer

Joann Hyatt


Financial Operations

Lewis Garvin


Communications Manager/PIO

Chris Herndon


Surgical Technologist

Kandyce Boehmer

Friends of the Civic Band

Office Administrator

Gary Beadle


Retired Middle School Teacher

William Shaner


Middle School Band Director

Shawnon Petersen


Pharmacy Technician

Bob Hornick

Immediate Past President

Semi-Retired, Pastor