Justin Madrid, Color Guard Director


Justin Madrid is the Color Guard director at Lakeview Centennial High School. Originally from Odessa, TX Justin currently resides in Allen, TX.  Justin has been teaching, designing, and choreographing for marching band and winter guard programs throughout the state for the past 6 years which include Odessa High School, Denver City High School, Midland Lee High school, and Melissa High school. He has also taken groups to perform at the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX for the UIL State Marching Contest. As a performer, Justin was a WGI silver medalist in 2018 with CGT Denton and is a 3-time world class finalist with the Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps. He is a well-rounded individual who lives with passion, dedication, and grace.


Meet Our Directors

Lakeview Centennial High School Band

3505 Hayman Dr. Garland, TX 75043

972-240-3740 ext. 61535

Twitter: @lchspatriotband

Jared Hudler, Associate Director

Wind Symphony, Concert Band 2


Mr. Hudler is currently in his third year as Associate Director of the Lakeview Centennial Patriot Band.  

Mr. Hudler graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas where he earned a Bachelors in Music Education and Clarinet Performance.   While at SMU, he performed with the Meadows Symphony Orchestra and Wind Ensemble and was the president of SMU’s chapter of the National Association for Music Education.  He studied clarinet with Paul Garner, associate principal clarinet for the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and conducting with Dr. Jack Delaney, director of the Meadows Wind Ensemble. 

After college Mr. Hudler taught clarinet lessons in Rockwall and Duncanville ISDs. He then moved to San Antonio where he served as an associate band director at Lee High School for four years and played clarinet in the San Antonio Wind Symphony.

Joshua Gonzalez, Associate Director

Concert Band 1, LCHS Percussion


Mr. Gonzalez is starting his first year teaching with Lakeview Centennial High School and is proud to be hired as the new Percussion/Assistant Band Director.

Mr. Gonzalez grew up in El Paso, TX and and moved to the Dallas/Fort Worth area to attend the University of Texas at Arlington, where he received his Bachelor's Degree in Music. During his time there, he studied under the direction of Dr. Michael Varner, Dr. James Yakas, and Dr. Andrew Eldridge. He was also involved with many ensembles at the university and served as the Principal Percussionist of the UTA Wind Symphony, Principal Timpanist of the UTA Symphony Orchestra, Drumline Section Leader of the UTA Maverick Marching Band, Member of the UTA Percussion Ensemble, and Elder Member of the UTA World Ensemble. In addition, he also marched with Genesis Drum and Bugle Corps.

Since coming to the metroplex, Mr. Gonzalez has taught and assisted many great percussion programs in the HEB, Arlington, Dallas, Fort Worth, and Cedar Hill Independent School Districts. His professional affiliations include being a member of the Percussive Arts Society as well as the Texas Music Educators Association. In his spare time, he enjoys photography, watching the Dallas Cowboys, and playing with his dog, Zeke.

Christopher Loyd, Director of Bands

Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Patriot Marching Band


Mr. Loyd has been the  Director of Bands at Lakeview Centennial High School since the Fall Semester of 2016.  Prior to this appointment, Mr. Loyd served as Associate Director at LCHS for two years.

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Mr. Loyd graduated from Benton High School in May 2000, where he was a two-time All-State musician. He earned his Bachelor of Music degree from Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, AR, graduating Magna Cum Laude in the spring of 2005.  Mr. Loyd then continued his education at the prestigious Jacob's School of Music at Indiana University.  Mr. Loyd earned his Master of Music degree from Indiana University in May 2007.  Mr. Loyd's primary instrument is trombone, and he has had the privilege of studying and performing with some of the finest musicians in the country.

Before coming to Lakeview Centennial High School, Mr. Loyd served as the Director of Bands at O'Banion Middle school in Garland, TX, and as Assistant Director at Paul Pewitt CISD in Omaha, TX.

Mr. Loyd and his wife just celebrated their 13th anniversary.  His wife, Rebecca, teaches elementary music at Galloway Elementary in Mesquite, TX. They have one son, Jacob, who is in 5th grade this year.