Alumni Spotlight: Jamie Barnard, Front Ensemble

ImageJamie Barnard performed with Pacific Crest from 1998 through 2003. During her six years, she saw the uniform change, the new logo, and the first time the corps travelled out of California. As one of the more active alumni, Jamie is one of the Phonothan Managers each year, and also is a regular donor to the Tour Fund. [Read more…]

Alumni Spotlight: Ryan Ellis, Cymbals

ImageRyan Ellis marched with Pacific Crest from 1998 through 2002, the year before PC attended DCI Championships the first time. He now lives in Wisconsin, and has many fond memories of his time with the coprs and how it currently helps him in his current career. [Read more…]

Alumni Spotlight: Andrew Bermond – 1997 – 2002, Soprano

ImageAndrew Bermond performed with Pacific Crest from 1997 to 2002. His mom, Sue Perry, continues to serve on our Board of Directors. As Andrew says, “You will often hear people talk about the Pacific Crest family – but Pacific Crest actually is my family.  I’ll explain. [Read more…]

Alumni Spotlight: Glen Guevara – 2000-03, 05: Front Ensemble

Glen Guevara performed with Pacific Crest from 2000 through 2003, and in 2005. During these years, he was able to see the corps transition from a Division 2 corps to Division 1, now called World Class. In addition, he was in the corps when it first travelled out of state and when it performed for the first time in DCI history in the World Championships in Orlando, Florida, in 2003. [Read more…]

Alumni Spotlight: Meredith Galentine: 1996-1997/1999, Alto

ImageMeredith Galentine performed on alto bugle in 1996, 1997 and 1999. This past summer (2008) she reconnected with Pacific Crest by spending a few days on the cook staff when the corps travelled through the South. [Read more…]

Alumni Spotlight: Karen Gardner-Quinlan, Color Guard, 1993-1994

ImageKaren Gardner-Quinlan was a charter member of Pacific Crest. She performed in the color guard during our first year two years.

Born and raised in the Diamond Bar/ Walnut area, I didn’t have to go far to find Pacific Crest. In 1993 rumors began to fly around the Diamond Bar High School band room. Drum Corps? [Read more…]