About Adam

Adam Bess is the Director of Bands at Decatur Central High School in Indianapolis, Indiana. Adam is a native of Brownsburg, Indiana, and a 2018 graduate from Indiana State University. 

Previously, Adam was the Director of Bands at Chesterton High School in Chesterton, Indiana, where he directed the concert bands, percussion ensembles, jazz ensemble, and Trojan Guard marching band. Adam graduated from Brownsburg High School in Brownsburg, Indiana, and was a four-year member of the Sound of Brownsburg Marching Band.​ Adam completed his bachelors degree in music education at Indiana State University and was honored to serve as a three-year Drum Major of the Marching Sycamores and as President of the Lambda Lambda chapter of the band service fraternity, Kappa Kappa Psi.

Adam comes from an extensive family tree of educators and is married to his forever adventure partner, Lexie. Together, they spend their time finding great restaurants, enjoying Sunday night homemade pizzas, and finding any opportunity they can to get back to Walt Disney World.