Originally from Nashville, TN Jaime Harper has been a part of the Color Guard world for over 25 years with over 30 years of a strong dance background. Performing and leading in her State Championship level High School Color Guard in the mid ’90’s, then creating, instructing and performing with a debut Independent Winter Guard directly out of graduating High School. During the late ’90’s performing with Music City Mystique Independent WGI level Winter Guard, while traveling with MCM Winter Drum line and then began with Carolina Crown DCI. Visual creation and complete instruction with Color Guard programs include several years with Giles County and Sycamore High Schools, both Fall and Winter Guard programs. Now, Jaime is honored to be fully committed with Emory & Henry College Marching Band as the Color Guard director, creating an Independent level Winter Guard to debut in the 2019 season. Jaime envisions many new traditions for the Color Guard and Winter Guard programs as they begin here on campus, providing many opportunities for performance growth within the performing arts.
Jaime resides in Kingsport, TN with her husband Drew Harper and their daughter Ella.