Luis Santiago-Sierra is the commanding officer of the 319th Army Reserve Band in New York. He composed and produced a Christmas CD for the Puerto Rico National Guard Language Center and composed music for Nadine Martinez for “Gris,” presented at the Wave Rising Series.
Gregory Pavliv of Cedar Grove, NJ, is the director of training for Little Kids Rock, a nonprofit that provides assistance to public schools. The program has reached more than 200,000 students in the United States. Bruce Springsteen made a recent appearance at an event that raised $800,000. Visit www.littlekidsrock.org.
Matt Moliti of Woodland Park, NJ, released his third album with Dark Empire, From Refuge to Ruin, and endorses Vigier Guitars. He is an instructor and the show director for School of Rock in Chatham, NJ.
Benji Nichols of Decorah, IA, and his wife are in the fifth year of their startup, Inspire(d) Media. He recently mixed a show for Luciana Souza ’88, as well as events for the Barack Obama and Mitt Romney presidential campaigns. Visit www.theinspiredmedia.com.