PO Box 1368

Litchfield Park, AZ 85340

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Vanguard Involved Parent Support Team is the 501(c)(3) non-profit parent band booster for the Verrado Viper Vanguard band programs


The VIPS Team sponsors and organizes events, which deepen our community spirit and enhance our children's educational experience at the Viper Vanguard.


We are excited to see what our group will accomplish together.  Your support is crucial to the success of the Verrado High School Band program (marching, drumline, color guard, symphonic and jazz band). You are a member of the VIPS Team if your child is in the band; no membership fee!

We look forward to getting to know you and your band student!


Meet The Board
Chris Panneton

Chris and Teresa Panneton are the parents of Jackson (Junior) and Colton (Sophmore). Chris is excited about being on the board this year and look forward to building great relationships.

Kim McCaskill

Kim is the parent of Jonny.   He is a senior and plays the snare drum.  Kim and her husband Ryan have volunteered with the band and winter drum line since his freshman year.  She loves getting to know all the kids and parents and can’t wait for another great year.

Shana Burchell
Vice President

Shana is the parent of Branden, a sophomore in the percussion section. Last year was her first year volunteering for the band and winter drum line and she enjoyed helping a amazing group of kids.  She is excited for an opportunity to serve on the board and looking forward to making this the best year yet.

  Vanessa Cowan

Vanessa is the proud parent of Allison, a Junior flute player. Her son, Matthew, is attending ASU and was a part of the Viper Vanguard for four years. She has watched the VIPS group work behind the scenes to make the Viper Vanguard shine in all of their performances.  Vanessa looks forward to being a part of the team and doing what she can to help the band have another successful year.

Sabrina Hall

Sabrina is the parent if Aidan. He is a sophomore and plays percussion. She and her husband started helping with the band in his freshman year. She is excited to have the opportunity to be involved with this wonderful band family.