What year(s) did you march in the Blue Knights?
I marched in 2015!
I was in the front ensemble!
Where did you attend high school?
I attended Kettering Fairmont high school in Dayton, Ohio!
What is your current occupation?
I’m currently the tour coordinator for Blue Knights, COO for 317 Performing Arts, and run the door at a bar as an additional side job.
Why did you choose to march with the Blue Knights?
I chose to March with the Blue Knights because one of my high school front ensemble techs taught at the corps and she gave me the opportunity to fill a hole playing the vibraphone.
What is your favorite drum corps memory?
My favorite drum corps memory has been and still is meeting all different types of people across the country and making new friends.
How have the Blue Knights impacted your life?
The Blue Knights have affected my life positively by teaching me the life skills necessary to be successful in my everyday life. Being a part of the Blue Knights has taught me a lot about leadership and being a part of a team.
How would you like to see other Blue Knight alumni get involved in the organization?
THERE ARE SO MANY WAYS TO GET INVOLVED! Come on tour! Help us wash uniforms! Help us cook meals, wash dishes, the list is almost endless. If you don’t have time consider donating a meal or snack to the membership or simply making a small donation to the organization.
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