Drew Solomonson is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a degree in Arts Administration. Born in Central Illinois, Drew began his marching career as a member of the euphonium section for the Phantom Regimen. He marched a total of four seasons in 2001, 2003, 2004, and 2005. After aging out with the corps in 2005, he began teaching both drum and bugle corps and marching band, working with the Phantom Regiment from 2006-2014, and is excited to return to the visual staff in 2016.
Drew has worked with several BOA regional finalists, as well as served as an adjudicator and clinician for various competitions and festivals. As a winter guard designer, he has written for several groups across the country and is in high demand in the winter guard community. From 2008-2010, Drew served as the Program Director and Designer for Capella Winter Guard, the 2008 WGI Independent A Class Bronze Medalists, and 2009 WGI Open Class Finalists.
Drew currently lives in Canton, GA with his wife Sara and daughter Ellen. He works full time as the Facility Operations Manager at the Bailey Performance Center at Kennesaw State University.