Marcus Buchannan, Team Coach & General Manager - Marcus has coached at Broward Elite since 2008, He has choreographed and coached our Fierce Katz to multiple National Championships and Summit Bids! Marcus has cheered All Stars for over 10 years, cheering at Storm All Stars, Top Gun All Stars, and Broward Elite. Marcus competed at The USASF World’ Competition with our Broward Elite Teams in 2009 and 2012. Marcus has choreographed several school, rec leagues, and All Star programs. Marcus has an Associate’s degree in Science from Broward College. Marcus has also coached three Broward Elite teams that have won UCA National Tittle’s and he has also choreographed and taken four teams in a row to The Summit. Marcus also coaches our spectacular Special Needs Team and they absolutely adore him! Marcus is USASF certified coach in levels 1-5. Marcus is USASF level 1-5 Credentialed, Background Check Green Light Approved, CPR certified, ConcussionWise certified, CardiacWise certified, HeatWise certified, and Positive Coaching Double Goal Coach certified.
Jennifer “Big Red” Cooper, All Star Director, Team Coach & Instructor - Jenn has an Associate’s degree in Social Science from Camden Count College. She has competed and won three USASF Cheerleading World’s Championship! She owns three World’s 1st place rings, making her one of the most prestigious and award-winning athletes in the country. Jenn has cheered and won Cheerleading Worlds with the prestigious World Cup “Shooting Stars” and Cheer Athletics “Fierce Katz”. She also cheered at South Jersey Storm and Maryland Twisters where she won a Cheersport National Tittle. Jenn is also a nationally recognized choreographer. Under the brand "Dynamic!", she travels and teaches skills camps and choreography for All Star programs throughout the United States and Canada. Jenn has been doing choreography for seven years and has won multiple awards. She has an amazing passion for working with and teaching athletes. She has coached at Showtime All Stars and directed / coached at Elevation All Stars. Jenn is very experienced in all aspects of the cheer business. Her abilities to teach and manage give Broward Elite a tremendous advantage in competitive cheer!!! Jennifer is USASF Level 1-5 Credentialed, Background Check Green Light Approved, and ConcussionWise certified.
Raul Albites, Team Coach- Raul has been coaching All Star Cheerleading since 2001. In the last 4 years he has won the Varsity’s The Summit 2 times, U. S. Finals 14 times, 6 UCA International Championships, and 7 Cheersport National Championships. He has also won many more nationals and international titles. Raul is Background Check Green Light Approved, and CPR Certified.
Nicole Hosmer, Team Coach – Nicole has been an All Star Cheerleading Coach for over ten years. Nicole cheered at American Heritage School for four years. Nicole began coaching at TAG Cheer Angels in 2004, and cheered on their Senior Small Co-ed level 5 team. She cheered for Florida International University in 2005, which placed 3rd in NCA collegiate Nationals! Nicole has also cheered on three of Broward Elite’s Open level 5 and 6 Teams. Nicole is an Alumni of Florida International University where she earned a Bachelor's Degree in English. Nicole was also the Assistant coach at FIU Cheer for the 2012-2013 School year. Nicole has been coaching at Broward Elite since 2006 and has coached and helped choreograph 4 of our level 5 World’s team’s and our Senior Coed 3 team that placed 3rd at the 2011 All Level Worlds Competition. She has coached and helped choreograph three teams that have won UCA National Tittle’s (2009, 2010, 2012) and has also taken 2 teams to The Summit (Small Junior 2 in 2014, and Small Senior 4 which advanced to Finals in 2015.) Nicole is AACCA certified, USASF level 1-5 Credentialed, Background Check Green Light Approved, CPR certified, ConcussionWise certified, CardiacWise certified, HeatWise certified, and Positive Coaching Double Goal Coach certified.
Tori Suess, Team Coach – Tori has 12 years of experience as an All Star Cheerleader, cheering since she was 8 years old. She has cheered at Broward Elite for 8 years, she has won several UCA National Championship and has competed at the USASF World’s Competition four times with her Broward Elite. Tori began coaching at Broward Elite in 2009. She has coached our Tiny Team, Youth 1, Mini 1, Junior 1, and Large Senior Level 2 Teams. Tori graduated from Florida International University with a degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Psychology. Tori cheered for her university for 4 years Tori has been and was captain for 3 of those years. Tori’s FIU cheer team placed 2nd at NCA College Nationals.
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Lexi Rosario, Team Coach - Lexi started gymnastics at just 4 years old and competed all the way up to level 8. She began cheering in high school and came to Broward Elite in 2009 where she competed Level 5 and went to Worlds. This year, she joins us again as a coach. She believes that cheerleading is about more than just a routine, it’s about the values that cheerleaders carry with them for the rest of their lives and she is proud to be part of instilling those values in our athletes. During the day, Lexi is a top producing real estate agent for Keller Williams Realty where she helps homeowners and home buyers achieve their real estate goals across Broward County and Boca.
If you have significant cheerleading and/or tumbling/gymnastics coaching experience, then we are looking for you! Broward Elite is always looking to expand it's Coaching Staff! Do you think you have what it takes to Coach our Athletes? If your answer is yes then feel free to contact the gym and set up an interview! We always look forward to welcoming in new staff to our CHAMILY!!!!