Club STUNT Tournament Director Role
Tournament Directors act as an on-site liaison for USA Cheer to help enforce the USA Cheer and STUNT rules and regulations. They also assist prior to the event in scheduling, connecting with the host about details of the event, confirm facility has correct setup in walk through and maintains compliance through the event. While at the event, the Tournament Director is present throughout the event to supervise the progress of the tournament, answer any questions during check-in regarding compliance of teams, coaches, and athletes, manages elimination tournament brackets (if applicable), tracks scores and statistics from each game, and handle all questions that pertain to USA Cheer while at the event.
Requirements to Become a Club STUNT Tournament Director
- Club STUNT Tournament Director Application
- 1-2 Letters of Recommendation (must be on letterhead, include affiliation to applicant, and contact information)
- Interview with USA Cheer
Meet the Club STUNT Tournament Directors
Name: Marissa Cox
Location: Allen Park, Michigan
Current Involvement: President of College STUNT Officials Association
Marissa has been involved in STUNT for the past several years as a College STUNT Official. She has officiated multiple College National Championships and worked with USA Cheer in developing the College STUNT Officials Association. Marissa has also played an intricate part on the STUNT Rules Committee.
Name: Kori Johnson
Location: Costa Mesa, California
Current Involvement: High School Cheer/STUNT Coach & College STUNT Coach
Kori has been involved with STUNT since its inception. She was one of the original college officials and started one of the first high school STUNT programs in California. Kori is currently running the Orange County high school STUNT league and coaching both college and high school teams. In addition, Kori has been involved in both gymnastics and cheerleading for numerous years and holds multiple state and national titles in both cheerleading and STUNT.
Name: Kristine Paulson
Location: Castro Valley, California
Current Involvement: High School Cheer Coach & High School STUNT Official
Kristine has been involved with STUNT as a college coach, high school referee, and scoring official for the past several years. She is a former collegiate cheerleading captain and continued to coach both the cheerleading at STUNT program at her alma mater. Kristine also has been a Varsity Spirit head camp instructor and event director since 2016.
Name: Jenna Scheiner
Location: Danville, California
Current Involvement: Varsity All Star Fashion Regional Manager & High School STUNT Coach
Jenna has been involved with STUNT as a high school coach for the past several years and led her program to 4 consecutive East Bay Athletic League Championship Titles and an ending record of 41-2-1 over 6 seasons. She is a former collegiate cheerleader and has worked for Varsity Spirit as a camp head instructor and is currently the West Regional Manager of All Star Fashion.
Name: Camello Vanloo
Location: Staten Island, New York
Current Involvement: High School STUNT Official
Camello has been involved with STUNT since it’s inception at the collegiate level. He has officiated for the PSAL and also officiated at the college level. He has previously coached high school and college cheerleading along with recently getting a Club STUNT league launched in New York. Camello also has over 10 years of experience as a cheerleading judge and choreographer.