Midas Winds Program Director
Alchemy Independent Design Consultant
Carolina Gold Drum Corps Design Consultant
Charles Patton is currently an assistant principal at Millbrook High School in Raleigh, NC. He was an Assistant Principal and Band Director at South Brunswick prior to moving back to the triangle. As a North Carolina Teaching Fellow, he received his Bachelor of Music in 2006 and his Master of Arts in Teaching in 2007; both from the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill. He has consulted and taught for marching groups throughout North Carolina including UNC-Chapel Hill, Green Hope High School, Cleveland High School, Clayton High School, Millbrook High School and Garner High School. Charles marched two seasons with The Blue Knights Drum and Bugle Corps from Denver, CO as a baritone player and drum major. He has served as the Visual Designer, Visual Caption Head and Program Coordinator for Carolina Gold and as visual designer and consultant with Wake Forest Independent. He is looking forward to designing with the great minds at Alchemy Independent and Carolina Gold Winds.