Jersey Surf Announces 2018 Design Team

The Jersey Surf World Class Drum Corps is very pleased to announce the creative program design staff for the 2018 season and next summer’s Drum Corps International Tour. Returning to the Jersey Surf for his fifth season, Musical Director and Arranger DR. ANDREW YOZVIAK is the Director of Bands at West Chester University, where his … Read more →

Culinary Arts Educator, “Chopped” Champion Chef Timothy Witcher Joins Jersey Surf Tour Food & Nutrition Team

Professional chef, educator, seasoned Food Network champion contestant & creative culinary artist Timothy Witcher is the newest addition to the Jersey Surf World Class Drum Corps touring staff. Chef Witcher will oversee the ongoing training of members of the Surf’s volunteer food service team, will assist in menu & recipe development & will share his … Read more →

2016 Summer Tour Internship Opportunities

Currently Available Internships Communications / Public Relations / Social Media / Marketing Interns Develops journalistic and social media content for the official Jersey Surf website (, social media platforms, and various print publications. Content will be related to events in which the Surf participates, participating marching members, former marching members, families involved with the organization … Read more →

2016 Drum Major Announcement

The Jersey Surf is pleased to announce second-year veteran Katie Liming as drum major for the 2016 season. A native of Scottsdale, AZ, Liming is a junior at the University of Delaware where she studies Environmental Science with a concentration in Marine Science and Spanish. She has been playing trumpet for the last seven years, … Read more →

#GivingTuesday & The Jersey Surf

#GivingTuesdayJS16DCI is an opportunity for the entire Jersey Surf Family to be part of an exciting movement that increases our nonprofit’s visibility and connects donors with our mission. We encourage everyone to engage in conversations about the event on social networks in the weeks and days leading up to (and after) the big day on … Read more →

Alumni Profile: Michael Allen

After aging out in 2008, Michael graduated from the Indiana University of PA with a degree in Communications Media. He went on to work full time in Human Resources before his current job as an Emergency Physician Staffing Coordinator in the Bucks County, PA area. Michael continued marching well after his days on the field … Read more →

Alumni Profile: Chris Gormley

After five years in DCI, Chris Gormley completed his Criminal Justice degree from Montgomery County Community College. Chris brought his new degree to Orlando, Florida to pursue a career in police work. After a change of heart in 2012, he enlisted in the United States Navy as a Fire Control Technician on board nuclear powered … Read more →

Alumni Profile: Gabriel Di Gennaro

Gabriel describes his marching career as a roller coaster. “My six years on percussion and trombone would be the way up, my final year on trombone would be the way down, and my season on baritone at Surf would be that short, but electrifying moment at the top where your body feels absolutely weightless,” he … Read more →

Alumni Profile: Justin Kramer

JUSTIN KRAMER grew up playing the violin but after being introduced to drum corps by fellow Surf alum Nathan Langford, Kramer was hooked. He marched with Surf for a year before heading to the U.S. Navy as an Aviation Support Equipment Technician. Kramer served as a flight deck troubleshooter for Aircraft Crash and Salvage and … Read more →

Alumni Profile: Julie Hill

After aging out from the Jersey Surf in 2009, Julie Hill began grad school at the University of Florida for a Ph.D in Developmental Psychology. She spent the last six years working on her doctorate, spending a majority of the time evaluating teen pregnancy prevention and STI prevention programs. Now with her student years behind … Read more →