Staff

 Jeff Bergen Portrait

Jeff Bergen

Salesman /Shipping / Customer Service

Jeff grew up in Clovis, California. He started playing the drums at the age of 7, and started his first band Lyric in 1980. In 1986, he started playing with the band Fanatiks, and in 2015 he formed the band 3rd Rock. He currently plays in both. Jeff plays Tama/DW/Crush drum with Zildjian and Sabian cymbals. His favorite band is Van Halen and favorite drummer is Neil Peart.

Mark Temple Portrait

Mark Temple

King of All Social Media for Bentley's Drum Shop. Mark has been a part of the Bentley's Drum Shop folklore since 1995. He volunteers his time to the store to help whenever he can. He was Postal Demolition Derby 2005 Champ. Currently, he plays, practices, and rehearses as much as possible so he can become more than the "Norm" of the store.

Ethan Foster Portrait

Ethan Foster

Salesman / Shipping / Instructor

Ethan has been drumming since the age of 9. He loves all kinds of percussion from various cultures, including marching drums, but is truly himself when he's on a set grooving to some Stevie Wonder or Modest Mouse. You can see Ethan perform locally in various musical theater productions, with several of Fresno City College's ensembles, or in his other musical projects, ranging from groups Zoo Pigeons, Old Dogs/Young Children, and The National Debt. Ethan intends to never stop learning, loving, and creating music! He plays Noble & Cooley Drums, DW Hardware, Meinl Cymbals, Remo Drumheads and swears by Meinl Drumsticks. His favorite drummers are JP Bouvet and Jason McGerr.

Alexis Rodriguez Portrait

Alexis Rodriguez

Online Sales / Shipping

Alexis has been drumming since the age of 12. She started by learning concert snare drum and when her church's youth group was in need of a drummer, she began taking lessons from the head drummer at her church. From that moment on, Alexis acquired a love and a passion for drums and percussion as a whole. She was in marching band in high school and would watch different drummers on how to constantly improve her skill. She is an independent/session drummer for her church. Alexis loves taking every opportunity to constantly learn, love and create music because she will always be a musician and drummer! She plays Gaai Drums, TAMA Hardware, Meinl Cymbals and Sticks and Aquarian Drumheads! Her favorite drummers are Jason McGerr, Mike Johnston and Matt Garstka.

Donald Johnson Portrait

Donald Johnson

Store Helper / Funky Drummer

Donald has been coming to the shop since he was 3 years old and finally picked up the sticks at 5. He has been a member of the Bentley's Drum Shop family since early 2010. He uses PDP drums and hardware and Zildjian Cymbals. His favorite drummer is Thomas Pridgen, and outside of drums he also plays piano.