Meet the Staff: Ben Johnson

We are pleased to continue our segment of articles introducing you to our Elite Cheerleading Staff.

Meet the Staff:

Ben Johnson

This week we get the honor of introducing you to Ben Johnson. Ben is one of the funniest, adventurous and exciting people you could ever meet. He is very much a hard worker and will not settle for second best. Ben pushes himself and his athletes to get better every single day. He is the type of coach who will motivate you to be better on your off days. Ben has a knack for seeing how to fix skills before people even know what’s going wrong. Ben is passionate about everything he does and will give nothing less than his all. The next time you are in the Springs stop and chat with Ben, he’s got some great advice about life and cheer!

Get to know our Elite Staff Member:

How long have you been a part of the Cheerleading Industry?

“I cheered for 9 years and have been involved in cheer for 14 years”

What University did you attend?

“I attended Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction, Colorado”

How long have you been coaching and what team(s) have you/do you coach?

“I coached Colorado Mesa University for two seasons and I currently coach at Colorado Elite. I also am a UCA Staff member.”

Notable Achievements:

“I helped coach Colorado Mesa Small COED to a 2nd place finish at UCA College Nationals”

What was your favorite part of a being a cheerleader?

“My favorite part of cheering was and still is COED partner Stunting

What is your favorite part about coaching?

“My favorite part of coaching is helping athletes obtain new skills.