Dance background: Trained in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Acrobatics and Contemporary at Tempe Dance Academy for 15 years. Started traveling and dancing competitively at the age of 7. Participated in Dance and Pom during high school. Danced for the Phoenix Suns for two seasons. Traveled and competed as a Pro/Am International Latin Dancer for 4 1/2 years.
What personal accomplishment are you most proud of? Pursuing my dream of dancing and becoming an AZCC for my third season.
What does being an AZCC mean to you? It means being able to represent the team and our wonderful organization, to have the opportunity to make an impact in our community, and being a sister to 30 other amazing AZCC women.
Three words that best describe you: Go-Getter, Passionate and Loyal
What are you looking forward to most this season as a Cardinals Cheerleader? Making an impact in the community through appearances and being able to cheer on my home team.
What advice would you give your younger self? Set high standards and always believe in yourself.
Leidan Mitchell Stylist: Kaylee W. – Chandler
Personal motto/Favorite Quote: “Never let your emotions override your intelligence.”
Favorite memory as a Cardinals Cheerleader: Darby and I had the opportunity to attend the 2018 draft in Dallas. Every moment of this experience is something I will treasure and remember for the rest of my life.