Heat Wave’s statement on the sexual misconduct allegations of the former Director of the Cadets Drum & Bugle Corps.


In light of the recent news about allegations of sexual misconduct by the former director of the Cadets Drum & Bugle Corps, we would like to reiterate that first and foremost, Heat Wave of Florida, Inc. is committed to providing a place and experience where our performers, staff, and volunteers are safe and protected during their time with us.

All of our performers, staff, volunteers, administration, and board members are held to the same standard in the Heat Wave Code of Conduct, which has a zero-tolerance policy for any misconduct. Any inappropriate behavior that violates a member’s trust or wellbeing, will not be tolerated and will be dealt with swiftly.

To the Cadet’s members, staff, volunteers, and administrators we send our love and support for this great activity from all of us here at Heat Wave. May you all have a great season and as we like to say here at Heat Wave, “Subrigite Supra Strepitum”.