Tony Cimino (Salem, Oregon) is a marching arts professional who provides design, instruction and adjudication services to organizations throughout the country. With over three decades of experience as an educator, he is a staunch advocate for teaching life lessons through the performing arts. Cimino has served on the educational staff of the Bluecoats, Blue Stars, Boston Crusaders and Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corps as well as numerous high school programs in Illinois, Texas and the Pacific Northwest. An in demand designer and consultant, he is the owner of CiminoDesigns.com. Since 1996, he has been an adjudicator, for marching bands, indoor percussion, indoor winds and winter guard. Cimino earned a Bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University and a Master’s degree from the University of North Texas.