Student/Dance Instructor

Hometown: Litchfield Park, AZ

Tenure: Rookie

College: Estrella Mountain Community College - Biology


Dance background: I began dancing at the age of two and became a competitive dancer at the age of seven. I was a part of my high schools dance team and pom team, as well as the choreographer/director for the dance club.

What personal accomplishment are you most proud of? Becoming Arizona’s Dancer of the Year in 2012.

What does being an AZCC mean to you? It means the world to me to know I accomplished my dreams and goals. It is an absolute pleasure to be able to build a bond with the girls, and be an inspiration and role model for others.

Three words that best describe you: Adventurous, Ambitious, and Passionate

What are you looking forward to most this season as a Cardinals Cheerleader? Being able to interact with our fans and the community, as well as game days.

What advice would you give **your younger self?** Always be true to yourself, and never stop striving towards the next adventure. Be patient, work hard, and good things will come your way.

Leidan Mitchell Stylist: Miriam K. - Model Citizen location

Personal motto/Favorite Quote: “If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you.” - Fred DeVito