Christine Dillon – from Cranford, New Jersey Mrs. Dillon holds a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies and a MA in Cross Cultural Studies & Education. She has been involved in the Marching Arts activity since 1981 as a performer, instructor, designer and adjudicator. Currently, Mrs. Dillon is an Adjudicator for DCI (Drum Corps International), WGI (Winter Guard International), WGASC (Winter Guard Association of Southern California), FFCC (Florida Federation of Color Guards), IHSCGA (Indiana High School Color Guard Association) TCGA (Texas Color Guard Association) and several other competitive circuits throughout the United States. As an administrator, she was Education Director of WGASC for the past 8 years and was responsible for color guard classification, as well as instructor certification and education for over 350 color guards in Southern California. She also serves on the advisory board for Colorguardeducators.com, and has written numerous instructional articles for the website. Finally, you can read Mrs. Dillon’s performer-education articles in every publication of Halftime Magazine where she has authored the “Guard” byline for the past 5 years.