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

Meet the Club STUNT Tournament Directors

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: Katie Bowers

Location: Orange, California

Current Involvement: High School Cheer Coach & College STUNT Official

Katie has 20+ years of coaching and judging high school and all star cheerleading along with being a collegiate STUNT official for the past several years. Katie holds multiple national titles and choreographs for cheerleading teams across the country.

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.