Meet The Faculty
Chad Gard joined the Culver Academies’ Fine Arts department in 2005. He earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Composition from Butler University. He has taken graduate classes at Eastman School of Music, and is currently pursuing a Master’s of Music degree in Music Education from Northeastern University. His areas of study and teaching interest include music education, performance, and composition. He is an active professional performer and published composer. He currently teaches Band, Orchestra, Percussion Ensemble, and private lessons in Percussion and Music Composition. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, Mr. Gard is also involved in outdoor education, both through the Academies’ Boy Scout troop, and as the faculty advisor for the Venturing Crew.