Band management committee and sub-groups

Dave Elliot Smith — Chairman

Dave is a long-standing brass band enthusiast with a playing pedigree that includes stints with the Egham Band, Friary Guildford and, since 2006, the GUS Band.

Away from music Dave runs a successful consultancy and is kept busy at home as a father of two children. He shares his brass band passion with his wife, Emma, a talented tenor horn player who has also played with GUS.

Contact Dave –

Management Committee

Kieren Williams – Band Manager

Andrew Rigby – Concert Manager

Colin Rigby – Treasurer

Savannah Bone – Project Manager

Mark Probert – Contest Secretary

James Screaton – Band Archivist/Librarian


Events Planning Group

To enquire about booking the band, please email

Kieren Williams – Band Manager (Chair of the Events Planning Group)

Andrew Rigby – Concert Manager (external bookings)

Savannah Bone – Project Manager (self-organised concerts and events)

James Screaton – Librarian

Nuch Kemp – Front of House Manager

Christopher Bond – Musical Director


Marketing and Public Relations Group

Kieren Williams – Band Manager (for all external media enquiries)

Savannah Bone – Project Manager

Rhys Cave – Social Media


Additional Support

Sam McCoy – Uniform Manager

Gary Sherlock – Content Writing