2018 staff will be announced soon! Below is the great team that made up 2017:
Jason is originally from Fairfield, California. In high school he was a musician alto sax) and was mostly self-taught in colorguard until he auditioned for and made the Blue Devils in 1993. His performance experience includes San Jose Raiders World '94, Escapade '95, Blue Devils World '96-'97, Blue Devils A Corps '93-'94, '96. Instructional experience includes Every-Body World '99, San Jose Raiders World 2000-2002, The Glassmen '01-'02, Seattle Cascades '04-'06, Rhapsody '06-'10, and various high schools in California and the Portland area including Fairfield, Evergreen, Skyview, and Glencoe.
Charlotte Morrow is Co-Director of Compass Rose winterguard and Color Guard Consultant for the Oregon Crusaders Drum & Bugle Corps. She has over 19 years teaching experience that also includes the Madison Scouts, Boston University Band and Colorguard, Northern Lights World, Cascades Drum and Bugle Corps, Cascades Independent Winter Guard and several high school programs in the Northwest and California. Charlotte performed over the course of a decade with the Blue Devils, Blue Knights and Seattle Cascades as well as Northwest Passage, Northern Lights Independent World and Blast! She has a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Portland State University and the University of Hawaii and works in energy efficiency consulting in Portland, OR. She is the proud mom of Forrest (16 months), honorary Assistant to the Co-Director of Compass Rose.
Danielle currently resides in Santa Cruz, CA. She earned her Bachelors of Fine Art in Education from the University of Washington. She is a costume designer, seamstress, prop maker, airbrush artist, and a choreographer, working with pageantry groups in the US and Japan. Recently, she has helped create after school programs for The Boys and Girls Club of America, Kids Club, and "at risk" students in the greater Seattle area. She is currently a member of the Washington State Artists Guild and continues to cultivate the spirit of the artist in each student.
Jeffre is Co-Director of Compass Rose winterguard. Jeff’s performance experience includes Century High School, NxNW, Oregon Crusaders, Cascades, Madison Scouts, Blue Devils and was a premiere performer and choreographer for OC Indoor. He currently choreographs for a number of groups throughout the US and Canada including Oregon Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps, Southridge HS, Grants Pass HS, Friendswood HS (Houston), Signature Independent (Denver), Encorps Independent Winterguard (Calgary) and Escalade Independent Winterguard (Calgary.) He is also currently the Director of Evergreen high School Colorguard.
Amanda is a graduate of Concordia where she has a degree in biology with a concentration in pre-physical therapy. She began her colorguard career back in 2008 with Beaverton High School and went on to perform with Oregon Crusaders '10-'14, OC Indoor Visual Ensemble '11-'13, and was an inaugural member of OC Independent '14-'16. Amanda has worked with many groups in the area including Beaverton High, Century High, Oregon Crusaders, and Evergreen High School. We are so excited to have Amanda join the Compass Rose team.
Juan Carlos Caceres
Juan Carlos Caceres is the lead Designer for Compass Rose winterguard. Juan Carlos is a highly sought-after choreographer, designer and visual consultant. He has worked with dozens of WGI winter guards such as the Northern Lights, Black Watch, Lux , West Braddock, Braddock as well as WGI percussion ensembles such as Homestead. He has also worked with high school marching bands including Winston Churchill in San Antonio, Texas and Timber Creek High School in Keller, Texas. He is also currently the Visual Designer and Choreographer for the Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corps.
Tippy is Movement Specialist and Choreographer for Compass Rose, as well as lending her skills for marketing and Administrative support. She is currently studying Graphic Design at Portland State University. Her extensive performance experience includes South Forsyth HS, OC Indoor Visual Ensemble, Blue Coast Drum & Bugle Corps, and was also a member of OC Independent including their inaugural year. Tippy is also currently the Color Guard Director at Tigard HS and Westview HS.
Nikki Moyo is the Administrative Coordinator for Compass Rose. She joined our team after aging out of winterguard in 2014. Nikki has performed with numerous groups including Southridge Dance and Guard Ensemble, NXNW, OCI winter percussion, OC-Independent, and Oregon Crusaders totaling 13 years as a marching member. She has taught local groups in the area including Glencoe and Southridge High School, along with Oregon Crusaders. Nikki’s enthusiasm for performing arts keeps her involved with Oregon Crusaders and Compass Rose to help these organizations be the best they can be.
Nick is the Social Media Coordinator and Adminstrative Assistant for Compass Rose winterguard. His performance experience includes Century High School, Spokane Thunder, Cascades, OC Indoor and was a proud member of OC Independent in their inaugural year. He has choreographed for a number of groups throughout Oregon and Washington including Glencoe, Westview, Newport, and Southridge. Most recently was the Co-Director of Colorguard at Century high school and is currently an instructor and Designer at Evergreen high School.