Our Staff

We have several staff members that help teach and educate our students to become better musicians and people. They dedicate hours of their time to help the next generation of students. 

Director Of Bands and Colorguard

Mr. Kyle M. Spence

Mr. Spence graduated from the University of South Florida with a double Masters Degree in Instrumental Conducting and Music Performance. He also graduated with his degree in Music Education from the University of South Florida. He served as a Graduate Assistant at USF teaching undergraduate classes in Conducting, Percussion ensemble, Concert Band, and Percussion Techniques. He has performed all over the country, including Carnegie Hall.

He performed as part of the McCormick Percussion group for 7 years, performing and recording new works for percussion by composers from all over the world. He also performed in the USF Wind ensemble and Symphonic Orchestra, serving as the principle percussionist for both groups and premiered a Marimba Concerto with the Wind Ensemble. This is Mr. Spence’s first year at Pasco High School, and he is very excited to bring his knowledge and energy to the program! 

Go Pirates!

Mr. John Cowan

Woodwind Instructor 

John Cowan is a flutist and keyboardist currently studying Music Education and Music History at the University of South Florida. 


Miss. Jessica Shetterly

Low Brass Instructor  

Miss Shetterly is currently studying Music Education at the University of South Florida. She primarily performs on Euphonium in the Wind Ensemble. 

Miss. Alyson Ribble

Colorguard Director  

Mrs. Ribble currently attends the University of South Florida spinning with the HOT marching band, as well as part of the USF winterguard. 


Mr. Justin Threadgill

High Brass Instructor 

Mr. Threadgill is currently marching with the Madison Scouts this summer, and studies at the University of South Florida in Music Education


Mr. Manuel Rosadilla

Percussion Director  

Mr. Rosadilla is currently studying music education under Robert McCormick at the University of South Florida.