Meet a Member: Nicole


Nicknames: Madam President, Vicky

Distinguishing characteristics: diplomatic, bubbly, welcoming, determined

Origin: Seattle, WA

Day job: Board Certified Behavior Analyst

Passions: Cheer, advocacy, and Diego (furry baby)

Fatal flaw: She's a frazzled stressball the morning of any Cheer DC performance

Fun fact: Nicole was recently married in Mexico, joined by several members of Cheer DC and PCA sister team, Cheer Seattle

"There's a reason someone as positive as Nicole was able to start this team and I feel so lucky to know her!" - Maddi H.

Meet a Member: Patricia


Where are you from? Springfield, VA

Why did you join Cheer DC? I joined Cheer DC to to support my cousin, students, and the community. Of course it’s awesome to be back on a team with such amazing people.

Celebrity Crush? Johnny Depp as Jack Sparrow of course!

Hidden Talent?  I can fall asleep anywhere, does that count? Haha!

Favorite Emoji? Salsa dancing queen - Who doesn’t love to dance?

Guilty Pleasure? Binge watching crime shows.

Favorite Holiday? Christmas

Dream Vacation? South Africa

Cannot live without? I absolutely could not live without my cousins!

Meet a Member: Brandi


Where are you from? Deep Creek Lake, MD

Why did you join Cheer DC?  I moved to NOVA and knew something was missing, it turned out to be cheerleading. What a better way to support some of my best friends than through an LGBTQ cheerleading g team!

Who is your celebrity crush? CHANNING TATUM (and we’re both recently single - coincidence?? I think NOT)

Hidden Talent? I have no idea....I can hold a hand stand for an extremely long time lol...

Favorite Emoji? I’m more of a GIF girl lol

Guilty Pleasure? Sending way too many GIFs in a row

Favorite Holiday? HALLOWEEN

Dream Vacation? Anywhere tropical

Cannot live without? My "hubbies," best friends, and my roommates!