Vincent S. Du Beau, Director
Mr. Du Beau has been involved with marching bands for nearly 20 years in various capacities. These include serving as the director for marching bands at Paulsboro High School, Middle Township High School, and six seasons as an assistant director with the Crusaders prior to taking the helm for the 2016 season. He was also on staff with the IUP Legend Marching Band while in graduate school and has worked with and written shows for area bands.
Jon Hunt, Assistant Director
Mr. Hunt is excited to join the Marching Crusaders after instructing the activity for 12 years at Clearview Regional and consulting with several other marching units in the South Jersey region. In 2008, he received his Bachelors in Music Education and began teaching full time for Cherry Hill Schools as a band teacher, choral teacher, and general music teacher K-12. Currently, Jon is a father of two and resides in Laurel Springs with his wife Angelica. Jon also runs a small DJ business out of his home doing parties, dances, fundraisers, banquets, and weddings across the tri-state area.
Tyler Steinbronn, Percussion
Val is a graduate of Delsea Regional, Class of 1991. She marched with the Crusaders 1987-1991 under former director Mr. Steve White. She marched with the Southern Knights Drum and Bugle Corp and has served as a color guard instructor at various times in recent years. Her most recent band was Egg Harbor Township where she worked for several years before the full-time guard instructor in 2015-2016.
John Rilley, Color Guard
Libby Ando, Marching and Music Tech
Libby is studying music education at Rowan University, with a concentration on French Horn. In the past, Libby has performed with distinguished ensembles such as the Philadelphia Young Artist Orchestra, the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra, and the Jersey Surf Drum and Bugle Corps. Libby has been involved in the marching arts since 2009, and knows they will be a huge part of her life forever.