On Saturday April 17 The Company of Fifers & Drummers completed its biennial process to elect a Board of Directors with a final vote tally and turnover ceremony at the quarterly meeting. 

Brian Watkinson, member of the 2021 Nominating Committee, announced the results of the election to the Corps delegates in attendance for the April General Meeting. 

The Board of Directors of The Company of Fifers & Drummers is comprised of an Administrative Committee (5 officers) and an Executive Committee (10 officers). The Administrative Committee has specific responsibilities for running the Company and the Executive Committee oversees Company activities, helps carry out the mission of the Company and reports to the body of the Company (the corps delegates) at quarterly General Meetings.  More information on the governance of the organization can be found on our Governance page. 


Board of Directors

Administrative Officers

  • President - Corinne Mitchell, Grand Republic, Framingham, MA
  • 1st Vice-President - Judy Barrows, Connecticut Blues, Durham, CT  
  • 2nd Vice-President - Mark Logsdon, 1st Michigan, Sterling Heights, MI 
  • Treasurer - Paul Joseph, CPA - Ancient Mariners, Guilford, CT 
  • Secretary - Pam Perry, Connecticut Blues, Durham, CT


Executive Officers

  • Roberta Armstead: Deep River Drum Corps, Deep River, CT
  • Kyle Forsthoff: Kentish Guards, East Greenwich, RI 
  • Ashley Gustafson: Connecticut Blues, Durham, CT 
  • Brendan Mason: Connecticut Patriots, Plainville, CT 
  • Scott Mitchell: Grand Republic, Framingham, MA 
  • Tanya Morrisett: Adamsville Ancients, Delmar NY
  • Bill Ralston: Ameri-Clique, CT
  • Bonnie Safyurtlu: LA Fifes and Drums, CA
  • Billy White: The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, Washington, DC
  • Jim Willey: Adamsville Ancients, Delmar NY



The Company of Fifers & Drummers would like to thank the outgoing Board members who have given their time so unselfishly to the fulfillment of the mission of  the organization:

  • Matt Alling
  • Haley Armstead
  • Kara Evans
  • Kristin Livoti
  • Marty Sampson