Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Mark Edwards
Mark Edwards is entering his first year as Director of Bands at Brandon High School. Mr. Edwards is director of the Brandon Symphonic Band, Concert Band, and Marching Band. He also teachers beginner brass class and helps assist with the 7th/8th grade bands at BMS. Mr. Edwards has been teaching for 7 years. Prior to teaching at Brandon, Mr. Edwards taught at Warren Central, Enterprise, and Kosciusko. Mr. Edwards has also serves on the staff as a director for the Mississippi Lions All State Band. Mr. Edwards has lead his different ensembles to many superior ratings both on the stage and at state marching evaluations. In 2015 he lead the Pride of Enterprise to become the MSHAA 2A State Marching Band Champions. Mr. Edwards is a graduate of Mississippi State University and Northwest Rankin HS. Mr. Edwards is married to his wife Amy, and they have a son, Jackson.