Shane Verges has been teaching band and other music classes for 40 years. He has a BME from Truman State University and an MS in Education from Southwest Baptist University. He taught band at North County R-1 for 24 years and band and other music classes at Valle Catholic. He has recently taught part-time at Festus R-6 and Valley Caledonia. Mr. Verges has played jazz with the MAC Kicks band for 20 years and the classic rock band GTO for over 30 years and is a performer at the annual “Baby Boomer” concerts in Farmington.