Programs Manager

Christopher Drake is active in the marching arts in a variety of capacities — from his full-time employment at Bluecoats, to announcing Winter Guard International, Bands of America, and local circuits in Indiana, Christopher’s commitment to the activity is strong.

At Bluecoats, Christopher began his work as an administrative intern during the 2016 summer tour. Following that summer, he was hired as a tour administrator focusing on housing and travel logistics for the corps. After working with the organization to manage the first season of its world-class winterguard Bluecoats Indoor, Christopher was hired full time as a programs manager.

As programs manager, Christopher ensures that all Bluecoats programming — including the Bluecoats Drum Corps, Bluecoats Indoor, and the organization’s many educational camps and experiences — are operated at the highest of standards.

Christopher an avid fan of the West Wing and a regular patron of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.