Guard Tim Mikan

Tim Mikan

Color Guard Co-Caption Manager

Tim is a native of St. Augustine, FL. He received formal jazz saxophone training atFlorida Community College at Jacksonville and Florid State University. While studyingmusic, Tim found his intro to winter guard as a Charter Member with Ancient CityEnsemble. Tim’s winter guard performance credits include: Ancient City Ensemble(2000, 2001) and Fantasia Winter Guard (2003, 2004).

Tim has served as a choreographer, consultant, and drill designer for middle school,high school, collegiate, and commercial ensembles since 2000. He currently is theDirector of Color Guards at Riverside City College (RCC), which includes: FantasiaWinter Guard, Fantasia A, and the marching band color guard. Tim has been at RCCsince 2005, show designer since 2010, and director since 2016 (founding ‘Fantasia A’ in2020). He also has been a choreographer and show designer at Mission Viejo HighSchool since 2008.

Tim is an administrator for Marching Auxiliaries as a clinic director, organizing danceand auxiliary camps at universities throughout the summer. He has been a clinician forthe Texas Color Guard Circuit and WGI’s Spinfest! On Tour. Tim has served as amember of the Winter Guard International Board of Directors since 2016 and is a co-founder and the current Vice President of Membership for the winter guard circuit, WestCoast Winter Guard.