Germantown High School
Mark of Excellence
Josh is in his eighth year of teaching in the Madison County School District and his fifth year in the Germantown Zone. He serves as an Assistant Band Director, Percussion Director, Jazz Band Director, and Equipment Manager for the Germantown Band Program. During his time at Germantown, the band has won 2017 Grand Champions and first place percussion at the MHSAA State Marching Championships. They were also awarded the Sweepstakes Award and have performed at the Music for All International Convention in Indianapolis.
Josh was a member of The Troopers Drum and Bugle Corps from 2009-2011, where he played snare drum and served as section leader. Josh also spent his college years assisting as an instructor for several local schools. A two-year member of the Mississippi Lions All-State Band, Josh served as the Assistant Percussion Director in 2017 and the Percussion Director in 2018. The Mississippi Lions All-State Band won the International Parade in both Chicago, IL and Las Vegas, NV while Josh served as a director. He also regularly judges All-State Percussion auditions each year.
Josh Craft received his Bachelor of Music Education degree from Mississippi College and a Masters of Music Education degree at William Carey University. Josh resides in Madison, MS with his wife, Amy, son, Lathan, daughter, Elaina and two dogs, Gemma and Remo.