Coach Chelsie Staples enters her first year as the assistant cheer and dance coach at Brescia University. Chelsie, has over 20 years of dance experience with 12 of the years in coaching. She attended Western Kentucky University where she was a member of the 2005 NDA National Champion Team. After graduating college she returned to her hometown of Henderson, KY to pursue her coaching career with the Henderson County Colonelettes along with opening up Fierce Dance Studio in 2015. The Colonelettes have finished in the top 10 at NDA Nationals since 2012, also adding 2 - 2nd place finishes in Hip Hop and winning the coveted title of National Champion in Pom in 2012. She is excited to expand her coaching career to the collegiate level.
Chelsie, is a 2006 graduate of Western Kentucky University where she received a degree in fashion design and merchandising. She is a 2001 graduate of Henderson County High School. She resides in Henderson, KY with her husband Cory Staples, and 3 wonderful kids - Luke, Livi, and Remi Kate