Buddy Weaver started calling in 1977 while still in school, living in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is a third genera- tion square dance caller who lives with his family in San Diego, California.

Buddy became an accredited member of CALLERLAB in 1981 and is currently Chairman of the Music Producers Committee and on the Board of Governors. He is active in teaching other callers, conducting seminars in the United States, Japan, and Europe. Buddy also writes a monthly music review column along with an article on making square dancing better for the dancers. His articles appear in the American Square Dance magazine and the Northeastern Square Dance magazine.

Buddy has been active in the Square Dance recording industry since 1981, with over 300 vocals released. He is producer of Blue Star and Hi Hat Music – the largest Square Dance Music company in the world.