Steven McCardle is a graduate of Northwestern State University earning his Bachelor of Arts in Music in 2008 and his Master of Teaching Leadership from Lamar University in 2013. Steven is in his fifth year as Assistant Band Director at Floresville High School. He is the director of percussion as well as arranger/composer for the Floresville Mighty Tiger Band. Under his direction, the percussion section has received numerous 1st place caption awards in both marching season and indoor percussion circuits. In 2015 the Indoor ensemble earned 2nd place at TECA State Championships. As a performer, Steven was a drumline member of the Northwestern State University Demon Marching Band and Madison Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps in 2006. Steven also serves as the director for the Sub-Non Varsity Concert Band at Floresville High School and Education Director for Texas Educational Colorguard Association. He is a member of Texas Music Educators Association, Percussive Arts Society, and American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.
Steven has served as an arranger, clinician, adjudicator, and private lessons instructor throughout Texas and Louisiana. He currently resides in San Antonio with his wife Cecilia and dog Tobias