Dana Brown
Co-Owner & All-Star Coach

Dana Brown originates from Key West Florida. In Key West, Dana was on the competitive all-star teams Planet and Key West Allstars. In his early college years he was a member of the FSU marching chiefs, and member of Tallahassee Community College cheer team. While earning his degree in Physical Education at FSU he was a member of the coed cheerleading team where he was captain for 3 years. In proceeding his time at FSU Dana became the coach of Florida State Coed team as well as Head coach of Tallahassee Community College cheer team. As a former Chiles varsity cheer coach Dana has experience with both all-star, high school, and collegiate cheer. Dana is also a co-owner of Champion Central Cheer and Dance Company, which travels around the nation doing choreography and camps for cheerleaders of all ages.

Dustin Baker
Co-Owner & All-Star Coach

Dustin was born and raised in Live Oak, FL. He is a former cheerleader and captain at The Florida State University and has over 13 years of competitive cheerleading and dance experience. Dustin graduated from FSU in 2011 with a degree in Political Science and a minor in business. Dustin was a 2-year head coach for Chiles High School JV and is USASF credentialed through level 5 in stunts, tumbling, and tosses. Dustin is also the co-owner of Champion Central Cheer and Dance Company (C4). This camp company travels around the country even as far as Puerto Rico instructing cheer camps ranging from high school to college! 

Korey Tuarez
Tumbling Director & All-Star Coach  

Korey Tuarez is from Ft Lauderdale, FL and started his competitive cheerleading career when he entered high school. He cheered at Broward Elite All-Stars and Top Gun All-Stars Miami on Top Gun Large CoEd (TGLC). Korey graduated from Florida State University with a degree in International Affairs and currently works at CNA full-time as our Tumbling Director and All-Star Coach. This is Korey’s 6th season at CNA, and he brings new and innovative techniques to our tumbling classes! 

Tyler Fryson
Tumbling & All-Star Coach

Tyler is a Tallahassee native and cheered at Cheer Nation Athletics for 4 seasons. He holds Cheersport, NCA, and Summit titles. Aside from cheer, Tyler has coached gymnastics and dance and has also served as captain of his color guard team in high school. He is currently pursuing a degree in Business at Tallahassee Community College. This is Tyler's 7th season at CNA, and his love for the sport exudes when he is coaching athletes.  

Antonio Rios
Tumbling & All-Star Coach

Rios comes to us all the way from Rochester, NY. He cheered competitively at Core Athletics and has competed at the World Championship of Cheerleading 4 times. Rios has been coaching cheerleading and tumbling for 7 years and is also a Power Coach at Camp Woodward, where some of the best athletes around the world train! This is Rios’s 3rd season at CNA, and he loves watching the athletes push themselves to be the best they can be.

Madison Barfield
All-Star Coach

Madison was born and raised in Tallahassee, FL. She cheered in high school and at Cheer Nation Athletics for 4 years. Madison is currently pursuing a degree in Nursing at Tallahassee Community College. She also works full-time at TLC Chiropractic as a Registered Chiropractic Assistant. This is Madison’s 8th season at CNA, and as a member of the 2016 Summit Winning Team (Platinum), she knows just what it takes to become a champion!

Jordyn Crumpler
All-Star Coach

Jordyn was born and raised in Tallahassee, Florida. She has cheered on the middle school, high school, all-star, and collegiate level. Prior to coaching at CNA, Jordyn was a USAG certified competitive and recreational gymnastic coach for 10 years. She is now a Dental Hygienist and coach for Leon High School's Varsity cheerleading team. This is Jordyn's second year at CNA, and she loves getting to see the athletes' excitement when they accomplish new things.

Phoebe Wynn
All-Star Coach
Phoebe was born and raised in Pensacola, FL and has been involved in competitive cheerleading for nine years. She travels across the US doing choreography alongside some of the most renowned cheer figures in the industry. Outside of cheerleading, Phoebe studies at Tallahassee Community College and is pursuing a career in detective work. This is her first year here at Cheer Nation, and she is incredibly excited to see these athletes grow and succeed in this amazing sport.
Zyaire Williams
All-Star Coach

Zyaire was born and raised in Tallahassee, Florida and is a current biology pre-medicine major at Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University with plans on becoming a pediatrician. She has been cheering since she was 5 years old and started all-star cheerleading in 2013 when CNA opened. Zyaire has assisted with choreographing at Rah Middle School, and she not only has a passion for kids but a passion for cheerleading as well.


Brianna Washington
Tumbling Coach

Brianna is from Pensacola Fl and has a background in martial arts and power tumbling that extents 18+ years. Brianna is an 18x world champion martial artist and fitness enthusiast. She is currently a Biology pre-medicine scholar with a minor is physics and is scheduled to graduate this upcoming fall. This year, she will be going into her 8th year as a tumbling coach.

Courtney Dexter
Office Staff

Courtney is from Louisville, Kentucky and cheered at Gymtyme All-stars for 5 seasons. She is currently pursuing a degree in Biology at Florida State University and is also president of the FSU Garnet Girls. This is Courtney's 3rd season at Cheer Nation Athletics, and she loves interacting with all of the parents and athletes.