K.C. joined the Trumpet Section in 2008, serving as Section Leader in 2011 and Teaching Assistant since 2012. When the Band moved out of Stonier basement in 2018, he was hired part-time to assist Jeff Collins in the management of the Bartner Band Pavilion. In 2019, he took on the additional responsibilities of the Alumni Coordinator position, helping to found the Trojan Marching Band Alumni Association. He earned his Bachelors of Arts in Music from the USC Thornton School of Music. In his spare time, K.C. builds computers, tinkers, dabbles on typeracer.com, and serves as Game Master for several TTRPG groups.