Hostess, full time student at Arizona State University.

Hometown: Fullerton, California

Tenure: Rookie

College: Arizona State University, Nursing Major


Dance background: I have been a competitive dancer since the age of four. I was on my high school dance​ team as well as the ASU Sun Devil Spirit Squad for two years.

What personal accomplishment are you most proud of? I am most proud of winning the gold medal at the ICU World Championships my first year on ASU’s Dance Team.

What does being an AZCC mean to you? Being an AZCC means that I am able to continue doing what I love by performing for thousands of fans. I will also be able to create new friendships that will contribute to who I’m becoming and mold me into the best version of myself.

Three words that best describe you: Determined, outgoing, independent.

What are you looking forward to most this season as a Cardinals Cheerleader? As an AZCC rookie, I am looking forward to the first time I get to step out on the field in front of thousands of fans.

What advice would you give your younger self? To not worry about what didn’t work out. I would tell myself to realize that what did end up working out is for the better.

Leidan Mitchell Stylist: Rachel M. – Phoenix location

Personal motto/Favorite quote: Everything happens for a reason.