Meet our 2017-2018 Executive Board!
President: Taylor Kelley
Taylor (TK) is a junior majoring in Psychology on the Pre-Dental track. When Taylor graduates she hopes to become an orthodontist. Taylor is very involved on campus and also participates in a pre-health organization at UF. This is Taylor's third year with University of Florida Competitive Cheerleading and she is a secondary base. She has been a cheerleader for a majority of her life, cheering for Extreme Allstars from kindergarten to sixth grade. She also cheered for her middle school scholastic team. We are so lucky to have her as our president!
Vice President: Alyssa Brooks
Alyssa is a sophomore majoring in Health Science on the Pre-Med track. When Alyssa graduates she hopes to become a physician assistant. This is Alyssa's second year with University of Florida Competitive Cheerleading and she is a flyer, but also has basing experience. She has been cheering for 10 years, including middle school, high school, and all star cheerleading. Alyssa is a strong leader and very supportive of her teammates.
Secretary: Taylor Smith
Taylor is a junior majoring in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology on the Physical Therapy Track. After graduation she plans to attend graduate school for Physical Therapy. Taylor has been on the team for three years now and we are so lucky to have her! She is a very strong base and a hard-working member of our team who never gives up. For 15 years she has cheered at the recreational, middle school, high school and collegiate level.
Treasurer: Jennifer Kanaskie
Jennifer is a junior majoring in health education and behavior and this is her third season with UFCC. She hopes to become a labor and delivery nurse after college. Jennifer has been a cheerleader for 6 years as an athlete on all-star, high school, and now collegiate teams. Jennifer is a veteran flyer and works hard to learn new skills. She is a very supportive member of the team and always helps to encourage her teammates.
Social Chair: Kaitlyn Obetz
Kaitlyn is a junior on the pre-med/pre-law track with a double major in criminology and law and biology with a minor in Spanish. She hopes to go on to become a heart surgeon. She previously cheered at World Cup Allstars as well as on her high school team. She is a second year flyer on our Blue team.
Fundraising: Maddie Rodriguez
Maddie is a sophomore mechanical engineering student who is also minoring in
biomechanics. After her bachelors degree, she plans achieving her masters
degree so that she can work in prosthetics. Maddie has been cheerleading for
over 8 years. She competed on level 5 as an all star cheerleader and also cheered
in high school and was captain as a senior. In her free time, Maddie likes to play
guitar, and play with makeup!
Apparel Chair: Amanda Hill
Amanda is a junior majoring in Digital Arts and Sciences. After graduation she plans on working with a production company. Amanda has cheered for 6 years on all-star, high school, and collegiate teams. She is a main base.
Head Coach: Nikki Naylor
Nikki is a University of Florida graduate, as well an alumni of the Florida Competitive Cheerleading team. For 14 years she cheered at the recreational, middle school, all-star and collegiate levels. She has 9 years of experience coaching all-star teams. Nikki has been a Varsity All Star judge and USASF safety certified judge the past 4 years. We are so lucky to have such a dedicated coach that pushes us to be our best both in and out of cheerleading.