Mr. Danny Diosdado
Director of Bands
Coordinator of Secondary Fine Arts
Mr. Kelly Barker
Mr. Jose Castro
Jose Castro earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Sam Houston State University, where he studied Tuba under Mr. Robert (Bob) Daniel.
Mrs. Christina Marioneaux
Christina Marioneaux is a Cleveland ISD Alumnus, class of 1993. She then attended Stephen F. Austin State University where she majored in musical performance and education. Later, Christina received her Master’s in Educational Technology and Secondary Leadership and she is principal certified with ILD Certification from Lamar University in Beaumont, Tx.
Mr. Ethan Ainsworth
Assistant Director/Percussion Director
Ethan Ainsworth is an organist, pianist, and percussionist from Hallsville, Texas. A graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University, Ethan is active as an educator, performer, adjudicator, and clinician throughout East Texas. He comes to the Cleveland bands after serving the students of the New Diana High School band as the percussion director and as bandleader of the 30-piece New Diana Jazz Orchestra.
Outside of the classroom Ethan serves as organist at the First United Methodist Church of Lufkin and maintains an active performance schedule as an instrumentalist and vocalist in a variety of styles.
Ethan also has a love for antique furniture, a collection of classic cars, and spends his free time restoring vintage typewriters and musical instruments.