Luke Christisen began performing in colorguard at Francis Howell North High School in St. Charles, Missouri. Following high school, Luke went on to graduate from Missouri State University where he performed with the MSU ‘Pride Band’ and Pride of Missouri State Winterguard, where he performed for 5 years serving as both a captain and junior staff member.
During his summers, Luke marched with both the Cavaliers and the Blue Knights Drum and Bugle Corps where he served as a captain for BK in 2012. Post-graduation, he made his way to Houston, Texas, where became a colorguard director and a member of Cypress Independent. At Cypress Independent, he served as a captain during the 2017 season, and had the privilege of performing on stage as a member of Cypress Independent’s airblade cast in Lady GaGa’s Super Bowl 51 Halftime Show.
Most recently, Luke is a staff member for Cypress Independent and the Pride of Missouri State.