Gina DeGregorio is a music educator and percussion instructor based in Lake County, IL. She graduated from VanderCook College of Music with a degree in Music Education. Gina is currently Director of Bands at Deer Path Middle School. Gina has served as Frontline caption head for John Hersey High School, Pioneer Indoor Percussion, LeaP Indoor, and Evolution Indoor. She worked as a marching cymbal instructor at Northern Illinois University, and performed with the Chicago Bears and Bulls drum lines in Chicago. Gina has consulted and adjudicated in marching programs around the US as percussion, visual, and design specialist. She remains an active performing and recording artist in the Chicagoland area and periodic percussion artist in residence at Estudio de Percussion in Quito, Ecuador.