Staff Bios

Miles Hartman
Residing in San Marcos, Texas, Miles is looking forward to joining Violet Crown for his first year on their educational staff. The opportunity to be working along side a very talented staff, as well as instructing this phenomenal group with a bright future excites and drive him forward to having a fantastic indoor season. Miles began his marching career in Drum Corps International with the 2013 Blue Knights Drum and Bugle Corps, where he played Mellophone. He continued with Blue Knights through 2015 where he aged out. Miles works as a high school marching band technician in the central Texas area. He began teaching in 2014 with the Guardians DBC, and has stayed inside the activity to this day, and is currently instructing at Genesis Drum and Bugle Corps as a visual technician. Miles will be pursuing his degree in Applied Sociology with minors in music, as well as exercise and sports science this fall at Texas State University.