Color Guard Director
Stephanie Chavez began her Color Guard career as a member of the Cypress Falls HS Color Guard from 2003-2007. Upon graduating from HS, she continued to pursue her passion for color guard as a member of the Phantom Regiment Color Guard from 2007-2010. During her time with the Phantom Regiment, Ms. Chavez served as the Color Guard Co-Captain in 2009 and Color Guard Captain in 2010. After four years with the Phantom Regiment Ms. Chavez decided to march her last summer of Drum Corps with the 2011 Carolina Crown. Aside from Drum Corps, Ms Chavez, also performed during the Winter Guard season with Code Black in 2008 and continued her performance career as Captain of Cypress Independent Winter Guard in 2010, 2011, 2012.
After many years as a performer, Ms. Chavez continues her involvement in the Color Guard activity as an educator for High School and Independent Color Guard programs. From 2007-2013 Ms. Chavez was the Color Guard director at Cypress Ridge HS and has worked as a technician/choreographer with many schools in the Houston area. In the summer of 2012 and 2013, she taught the Blue Knights and since then has recently joined the Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps. Since 2013, she has also worked as a technician with Cypress Independent Winter Guard and will return as a performer during their 2016 season. Ms. Chavez joined the Klein Oak staff in 2013 and has continued to work as a technician/choreographer at Spring HS since fall of 2010. As she continues to pursue her career in the Color Guard activity, she is also currently a student at the University of Houston, where she is working for her Bachelor degree in Spanish and minor in Education.