Jodie Rhodes (Canyon Lake, Texas) has been involved in music education for the past 30 years. Rhodes received the coveted University Interscholastic League (UIL) Sweepstakes Award every year of her career. She taught at both middle school and high school levels during her teaching career. Rhodes serves as a clinician, consultant, and program designer/coordinator for several marching bands, drum corps, and concert bands around the country. Her groups have been frequent finalists and champions at local and state championships as well as Bands of America (BOA) Regionals, Super Regionals, and Grand National Championships. Rhodes is also a frequent adjudicator for Bands of America, Drum Corps International, Winter Guard International, and several state and local marching and percussion contests.