Jeremy Vest is a native Floridian currently residing in Palm Coast, Florida (NE Florida). He has been involved in the marching percussion activity since 1993 and has worked with some of the best groups in the activity, including Bay Area Percussion Ensemble, Unity Percussion Ensemble, University of Central Florida Marching Knights, Timber Creek Independent, and numerous high school ensembles. Jeremy is an active adjudicator throughout the United States, judging with the Florida Federation of Judges Association, Indiana Percussion Association, FMBC, Florida Federation of Colorguards Circuit, Gulf Coast Guard and Percussion Circuit, South Florida Winter Guard Association, USBands (formerly USSBA), Atlantic Indoor Association, and Florida Bandmasters Association. Jeremy is a member of the Vic Firth Percussion Education Team, Florida Music Educator’s Association, National Association for Music Education, Percussive Arts Society,Music Teachers National Association, and the National Association of Music Parents. Jeremy endorses and supports Vic Firth sticks and mallets, Remo drum heads, Zildjian cymbals, and Sibelius music notation software as well as the Virtual Drumline sound library.