Greg Christiansen

Title: First Band Director at GVHS

Inductee Year: 2019-2020

Years of Service at GVHS


Biography of time here at GV and/or Activities involved with here at GV.

Started the GV band program including the Cardinal Regime Marching Band and Colorguard, Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Jazz Ensembles I and II.

Other Accomplishments Outside of GVHS

-Band Director of the Year, Northern California Band Association

-Teacher of the Year, Merced County

-Educator of the Year, Rotary Club

-Lifetime Achievement Award, California Band Directors Association

-Award recipient of the John Philip Sousa Legion of Honor

Favorite memories of GVHS

-Opening the school

-Cardinal Regime at the Rose Parade

-Seeing many former students become music teachers and performers