Joe Regina is the director of the Thomas County Central “Best of the Nest” Band. Before becoming a proud member of the Yellow Jacket family, Mr. Regina served as the director of bands for Thomasville City Schools for seven years. He also served as a student teacher at Thomas County Central High School in 2011 under the tutelage of Michial Mayhall. He is originally from upstate New York, but has been a resident of Thomasville since 2007 when his family purchased Georgia’s oldest restaurant, The Plaza. Joe graduated Summa Cum Laude from Ramapo College of New Jersey in 2006, and received a teaching certification from Valdosta State University in 2011.