Darren Mickens joins the 2020 staff as a choreographer, and is excited to bring a wealth of marching and teaching experience to The Phantom Regiment . From 2005 – 2012, Darren was a member of groups on both WGI and DCI stages, including Etude Independent, Phantom Regiment Winterguard, Zydego Independent, the Pride of Cincinnati, and Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps.
He has spent several years as an educator and choreographer for many programs in the Midwest and Texas, including Avon High School, Dripping Springs High School, Decatur Central High School, Allegoria and Etude Winterguards, Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps and The Cadets. Darren is currently on staff with Juxtaposition Winter Guard.
Darren is ecstatic to be back with the Phantom Regiment family!