Dan Bonham has been on staff at Immaculata HS for over 25 years, serving as Percussion Caption Head since 1990. During his time at Immaculata, the percussion program has captured 19 State, Regional and National percussion titles while competing in the USSBA. Dan is also a part of the Bayonne Bridgemen Alumni Corps Percussion staff and has taught numerous drum corps and high schools throughout NJ over the last 20 years, including the Bayonne Raiders, Franklin HS, Union HS, Hunterdon Central HS and Randolph HS.
In addition to his time at Immaculata, Dan started a group called the Percussion Instructor RoundTable (PIRT). Founded in 2007, PIRT is a collection of percussion instructors, band directors and judges throughout the Northeastern United States, dedicated to the advancement of marching percussion, as well as the development of their students. PIRT meets once a month and currently has nearly 100 members.
Dan lives in Somerset, NJ with his wife / Immaculata pit tech Nancy and their children Jack and Casey. By day, Dan is the Associate Director of Learning Innovation for a Pharmaceutical company in New Jersey.