As Lakeview Middle School Director and Park Hill South High School Assistant Band Director, Mr Charles Boyd directs the Concert Band, the Jazz Ensemble, and assists with the Marching Band. The Park Hill Jazz Band under Mr. Boyd’s direction have received consistent superior ratings at area jazz band festivals and contests, and are regularly requested to perform for various local events and functions.
Mr. Boyd completed his undergraduate study at Northwest Missouri State University. After his undergraduate study Mr. Boyd became a member of the United States Marine Band program, stationed at El Toro, California. While serving in the Marine Band program at El Toro, Mr. Boyd held the position of principal Cornet in the assumed duties as brass assumed duties as brass section leader of the El Toro Marine Band program. In addition to his duties with Lakeview MS and Park Hill South, Mr Boyd is also active as an adjudicator in Missouri, and is a member of the MMEA, MENC, Phi Beta Mu, MBA, and IAJE. He is past Middle School/Junior High School Band Vice President of the MMEA Kansas City District #3.