Originally from Detroit, Michigan, Hope started cheerleading and ballet when she was 3. She continued ballet for 11 years before focusing solely on cheerleading. She cheered all through middle school, high school, and college, winning numerous national championships. Shortly after moving to Greensboro, NC, Hope danced professionally for the Carolina Cheetahs basketball team. Hope has 16 years of coaching experience, and opened CIA in 2015. She is a certified USASF coach and Legality Official, and loves everything about cheer!