Meet our design team!! Cassidy Cheyanne Beaver is our color guard designer and color guard caption head for the 2019 season! She also serves on the administration board as the public relations coordinator!
Cassidy started her color guard career at Hurricane High School in 2007, before transferring to Sissonville High School in 2010 and graduating from Sissonville High School in 2011 where she had been active in colorguard since. She marched with the World Class Glassmen Drum and Bugle Corps in the summer of 2010 before the corps folded in 2013. Her performance career also extends into the winter where she has marched with multiple groups; Reflections Winter Guard for two consecutive seasons based out of Charleston, WV and Vertigo Winter Guard from Huntington, WV where she would later be on staff as a technician for a short period of time during their 2017 season. Cassidy is also an alumni of the Marshall University Color Guard. Her teaching experience began at Minford High School in Minford, OH in 2011 and would end when she moved to Charleston, WV in 2014. Once in Charleston, WV she began working with the Poca High School Marching Band program and started their first ever winter guard program which placed 4th out of 16 Scholastic Regional A winter guards in the OIPA circuit. She is currently the movement Instructor and visual technician for the Poca High School Indoor Percussion which has won several medals and most recently was graduated to Scholastic A in the OIPA circuit. She is also currently the color guard director at Poca High School in Poca, WV. She was also the main choreographer and co-director for Movimiento Expressivo from St. Albans, WV and will be joining the staff at Collage Winter Guard based out of Akron, OH under the direction of Barry Artis and Michael James for their comeback season in 2019. She is also joining the movement staff for Kanawha Knights Independent Percussion based out of Charleston, WV.
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