The Mandarins are pleased to announce the hiring of Ms. Becca Anderson as our new Creative Director for the Mandarins Drum & Bugle Corps. Becca brings a wealth of show design experience, programming coordination and visual expertise to the Mandarins from all areas of pageantry including; scholastic and independent world winter guards, high school marching bands and drum corps. Anderson stated, “I am profoundly grateful to be a new part of the Mandarins family. To be included in an organization that leads by example with its diversity, inclusion and creativity is deeply humbling. I look forward to being surrounded by the inspiring team of performers, designers and staff to continue the legacy of the Mandarins.“ Becca is also a full-time designer and choreographer for Anderson Visual Designs Inc. based in Boise, Idaho. “I am excited about the knowledge and experience that Becca brings to the Mandarins design team and I look forward to the amazing opportunities that she and the design team will create for our 2021 program,” stated Corps Director JW Koester. Mandarins President and CEO Jim Tabuchi stated, “Becca is the perfect person for the Mandarins at the perfect time. Her personal enthusiasm, positive nature and creativity will infuse a new sense of energy into our organization and onto the field.” Becca is an exciting addition to our organization as we continue to pursue excellence and creativity while also presenting challenging and entertaining programs for our corps members and Fandarins.