Ryan Borger has been directing the Cambridge High School Band Program since the school opened in the Fall of 2012. In addition to the marching band, Mr. Borger directs the Wind Symphony, Concert Band, and two Jazz Ensembles. Every year, the band program has received superior ratings at every level of evaluation. The jazz program has been featured at the University of Central Florida Jazz Festival and have opened for Joe Gransden’s Big Band. The Marching Band has been recognized as a regional finalist in both Florida and Ohio as well as performing in the 2014 London New Years’ Day Parade.
Mr. Borger earned his Bachelor of Music Education degree from Bowling Green State University in Ohio and began his teaching career at Kettering Fairmont High School. From there he led the band program at Miamisburg High School before moving to Georgia to take on new challenges. He was Director of Bands at Milton High School 2007 -2012 before accepting the opportunity to start the Band Programs at Cambridge High School.
Mr. Borger is a member of the National Association of Music Educators, Georgia Music Educators Association, Jazz Educators Network, and Central States Judges Association. In March of 2011, he was inducted into Phi Beta Mu Honorary Band Directors Fraternity.