Doug Casteen is currently the Chief Judge for the Virginia Marching Band Cooperative (VMBC) and the Atlantic Indoor Association (AIA). He has been judging marching bands, drum corps and color guards for the last 30 years. Doug has judged all visual captions for Drum Corps International (DCI) and Bands of America (BOA) and currently judges the overall effect and visual analysis captions for the Winds Division of Winter Guard International (WGI). He previously served as a General Effect Judge for Color Guard Division of WGI for 12 seasons where he judged numerous Regional & World Championship contests. He was inducted in the AIA Hall of Honor in 2006 for his contributions to the circuit since its inception. Doug was a former marching member with the Avant Garde, 27th Lancers, and Star of Indiana Drum & Bugle Corps.
Mr. Casteen currently resides in Richmond, Virginia with his wife Reiko and son. He is an independent consultant delivering Project and Program Management support for various Fortune 500 companies. He holds certifications as a SAFe Agilist, Scrum Master, Project Management Professional (PMP), and Six Sigma Black Belt.