Color Guard Instructor
LYSNEY MIKELS grew up in Newbury Park, California, and now resides in Los Alamitos, California. She graduated from California State University, Long Beach, with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
As a drum corps performer, Lynsey performed with Pacific Crest (2007) and The Santa Clara Vanguard (2008-2011). She also performed in various winter guard ensembles, including Corona Light (2009), Corona (2011), and The Santa Clara Vanguard (2012-2014). She then went on to perform two summer tours in Japan with the Tony and Emmy award-winning production Blast! in 2015 and 2016.
Lynsey continues to spread her passion for the activity through teaching. She is currently an instructor at Millikan, Western, and Bellflower High Schools, as well as Ross Middle School. She has taught at Pacific Crest since 2015.