Mark Kveton

Mark Kveton
Student Leadership Instructor and Drum Major Camp Director

The 2019 season will be MARK KVETON’S eighth year on the Pacific Crest instructional staff, and ninth year as the Director of the Pacific Crest Drum Major Camps.

Mark has held a variety of positions in the marching arts activity, spanning from instruction to administration. In addition to his roles with Pacific Crest, Mark currently serves on the faculty for the Drum Corps International (DCI) Leadership Seminar, where he mentors and trains student leaders from across the country. Mark was previously a member of the administrative team for Pulse Percussion from 2014-2017, serving as Director from 2015-2017. Other programs Mark has taught include Rowland, Esperanza, Santa Monica, and Gladstone High Schools. He continues to freelance as a leadership clinician and educator/designer for programs all across Southern California.

Mark was a Drum Major for Pacific Crest from 2008-2011. During that time, he also attended the University of California, Irvine and received his B.A. in Psychology and Social Behavior. He presently holds a full-time position with the University of Southern California as an Assistant Director of Admission for the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences. He plans to pursue his M.S. in Arts Leadership at USC in Fall 2019.

Mark lives with his wife Antoinette (fellow Pacific Crest alum) in Glendale, CA.