Alyssa Garcia is a graduate of Desert Ridge High School where she participated in the marching band and winter guard programs. Since graduating, she continued to perform as a member of the ASU Sun Devil Marching Band Color Guard, The Academy Winter Guard, The Academy Drum and Bugle Corps, and the Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps. Alyssa has been an active color guard instructor in the Phoenix area since 2010, and has been a member of The Academy’s color guard staff since 2015. She earned her bachelors and masters degrees in accountancy from Arizona State University, and is a licensed certified public accountant.