Kevin Nix has been a music educator, guard instructor, visual design coordinator, and adjudicator with over 29 years of public school teaching experience. Nix received a Bachelor of Music Education degree in Trumpet Studies from the University of Oklahoma. In addition to his many years of service as a band director, he has served as a visual designer and consultant for numerous performing ensembles competing in Bands of America Regional and Grand National Championships, Winter Guard International, as well as various Division I drum corps. His collaborative efforts with many high school bands and color guards throughout the country have helped mentor programs toward higher standards and established him as one of the most respected designers of recent years. Nix currently resides in Plano, Texas where he serves as visual coordinator and show designer for many high school bands across the country.