Winter Guard International Hall of Fame member Don Click is the new program coordinator for Pacific Crest. Click is known for his involvement with several marching band programs, as well as being the co-founder of multi-WGI Champion Music City Mystique.
Phantom Regiment announced that the corps's color guard section will go coed for the first time since 2010. The organization also revealed the staff members who will lead the guard section this coming season.
Renovations have started on rehearsal space at Santa Clara Vanguard's corps hall in northern California. The improved facilities will allow Vanguard Music and Performing Arts to triple its capacity for performing arts education.