Cheerleading coach best known as being the owner and operator of Cheer Extreme Allstars gym brand. The brand has received a number of accolades due to the performances of its members.
She attended Wake Forest University. While a student there, she participated on the cheerleading team.
In 2009, she won the Coach of the Year Award. It was sponsored by the United States All-Star Federation (USASF). She has overseen the expansion of the brand, when in 2015, the first gym outside of Virginia and North Carolina opened in Maryland.
Her mother, Betsy Smith, founded the brand. She has gone on to run the business with her husband, Ben Pope. Her daughter Kenley is a cheerleader.
One of her former students is Maddie Gardner.