Meet Dennis Kindred on Euphonium & Valve Trombone and our Business Manager!

Dennis was born and raised in Rochester, New York. Following High school He earned his Associates in Applied Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Monroe Community College. The better part of his career has been spent as an Insurance Fraud and Arson Investigator / Manager.

After taking early retirement from Aetna Casualty, Mr. Kindred entered public service with New York State - Division of Confidential Investigations (D.C.I.). His public service career culminated by serving a one year assignment as Fraud Project Director for the Governors office in Manhattan.

In October 2000, He re-entered the private sector once again as General Manager & Corporation Secretary for Monroe Co-op Insurance Company. Besides his role as the day to day Manager of Monroe, he also serves as the Special Investigation Unit (S.I.U.) Manager for the parent company, The Allegany Group.

Mr. Kindred is the Business Manager for The Krazy Firemen, and the last of the founding member(s) still performing with the Krazy Firemen. He is also the Director of the Rush Fire Department Band.

Mr. Kindred has been an active Euphonium Player in the Rochester area throughout his life, including past and present memberships with The Barnard Fire Department Band, The Monroe County Parks Dept. Band, and the Perinton Concert Band.

Dennis and his wife Lysa have one daughter, Lindsay and they reside in Spencerport, New York.