Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelors of Music Education with Texas Teaching Certificate -2004
Mr. Chad Bowen
As the Director of Bands, Mr. Bowen is the lead band director for Alvin High School and the three feeder junior high campuses: Alvin, Harby, and Fairview Junior High Schools.
He attended Dickinson High School and was a member of the Dickinson Symphonic Band TMEA AAAA Honor Band in 1995-1996 and the TMEA AAAA All-State Band in 1999. He was a member of the UH Spirit of Houston Marching Band (1999-2001 & 2003), the Moores School of Music Wind Ensemble (1999-2004), and is a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Houston's Moores School of Music. He is an alumni member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and Kappa Kappa Psi.
Mr. Bowen considers Wade McDonald, Roman Jakubas, Greg Goodman, Jim Austin, Tom Bennett, David Bertman, and John Benzer to be his greatest teaching influences and values his time in their programs, classes, and studios.
Mr. Bowen lives in the League City area with his wife, Jamie; daughter, Emma; son, Everett; and Boston terrier, Porter.