Amanda Frausto

Amanda Frausto
Sound Intern

AMANDA FRAUSTO was born and raised in Southern California. She graduated from the University of California, Riverside, with a degree in Psychology. She will be pursuing a Master’s in Counseling Psychology with the intention of becoming a therapist.

The love of music was instilled in her from a young age, and has only continued to grow through the marching arts. She performed with Watchmen Drum and Bugle Corps (2014), RCC marching band (2015), Pacific Crest Drum and Bugle Corps (2016), and Pulse Percussion (2014-2018).

After continuous years of performing with world class ensembles playing synthesizer, she is humbled and excited to further her knowledge as the Pacific Crest sound intern for the 2018 season.

Kaitlyn Thompson

Kaitlyn Thompson, ATC
Health Team

KAITLYN THOMPSON is completing her degree at the University of La Verne. She has passed her Board of Certification and will receive her official certification upon Graduation June 2, 2018.

Throughout her four years at ULV, she have had the privilege to work with high school level and collegiate level sports teams. She has worked with high school and college football, high school and college softball, and high school baseball, soccer, water sports, wrestling, track & field, volleyball, and performing arts.

Katie has participated in many athletic events, including numerous football games, the Arcadia Invitational (the largest high school track meet in the US), and the Diamond Bar High School performing arts clinic.

In addition to her skills as an Athletic Trainer, Katie recently obtained her Mental Health First Aid training, as well.

Ericka Krefting

Ericka Krefting, RN
Health Team

ERICKA KREFTING hails from Crystal Lake, Illinois. She is a registered nurse in the state of Illinois, and graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor’s in Nursing.

Krefting is currently a Patient Care Leader in the Emergency Department at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, Illinois. She has 10 years of experience in Cardiac and Medical/Surgical ICU and five years of Emergency Medicine. She also worked in administration as a Nursing Supervisor for the hospital.

Ericka holds national certifications in emergency medicine, trauma, and critical care. She also has multiple state licenses associated with the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Preseason Camps Wrapping Up

The last few color guard spots are available as Pacific Crest wraps up weekend camps and prepares for All Days and Spring Training. This is your chance to experience the summer of a lifetime!

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Color Guard Auditions at April Camp

Pacific Crest’s April Camp will take place April 28-29 at Diamond Bar High School. The camp is also an opportunity for color guard performers to audition for the 2018 season.

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Waste Management Supports Music Students in Moreno Valley

Moreno Valley high school band students will attend the 2018 Drum Corps at the Rose Bowl thanks to support from Waste Management.

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