Kristin Lyming

Kristin Lyming

Kristin Lyming 
 
Lyming currently serves as the Head Cheerleading Coach at Johnson & Wales University in Miami, Florida. Lyming comes to JWU after previously serving as the Head Cheerleading Coach at Nova Southeastern University for two years. Before that she served as the Head Cheerleading Coach and Spirit Coordinator at Missouri Valley College, where she helped the Vikings capture four consecutive conference championships. She also took the team to the National spotlight with a third-place finish in 2011, National Runner-up in 2012 and National Championship in 2013 at the NCA National Collegiate Championship in Daytona Beach, Florida. She has over 13 years of experience in choreography, judging and coaching at all levels including, high school, all-star and college. Additionally, she is First Aid, CPR, AACCA and NFHS Certified. As a choreographer Lyming has multiple state finalists finishes, a state championship and several regional and classic championships at both the high school and collegiate levels. Kristin also currently serves as an all-star coach and Operations Manager of Idol Athletes of Miami.
 
She is originally from Missouri and moved to Miami, Florida in 2014. She graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City with a Master's degree in International Business and Entrepreneurship. While at UMKC, she served as cheer captain for the Kangaroos. Lyming works for the National Cheerleaders Association as a 13th year veteran and head instructor, where she has received numerous awards including Top Veteran Instructor, Most Helpful Veteran Instructor and two Raving Fan Awards for her entire region. Lyming also serves on the Florida High School State judging panel, is an international instructor and judge for Varsity International, and is an International Ambassador for the International Cheer Union and World Cheerleading Championship.