TIA BARRERA: FRONT ENSEMBLE MANAGER/INSTRUCTOR
Tia Barrera is a percussion educator based out of Chino Hills, CA. Her percussion training began at Nogales High School and continued on through Mandarins Drum and Bugle Corps, Orange County Independent, Dark Sky Percussion and independent studies.
Tia currently teaches at Nogales High School, Patriot High School and San Marino High School and previously taught at Arcadia High School and Diamond Bar High School. Tia was a member of Dark Sky from 2015-2017 and then joined the staff for the 2018 and 2019 season. She is excited to be returning to lead the Front Ensemble for the 2020 season.