Mika Veloz is an educator and musician from north Texas. She began her marching career in 2015 playing mellophone for the Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps. Mika remained at the Crossmen for the entirety of her drum corps career and aged out in 2018. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Baylor University in Waco, TX. While attending Baylor she began her teaching career as a marching instructor for high school bands in the north and central Texas areas.
Mika currently resides in Fort Worth, TX and is an instructor for several marching ensembles in north Texas and will begin her Masters in Teaching in 2020. This is her first year on the brass staff, and she is excited to be with the Guardians!