Owner, Director of Operations, Registration & Accounting
Ashley is one of the owners of LCA. She is the office manager and runs registration, scheduling, accounts payable/receivable,payroll,. She was born and raised in Midlothian, where she became best-friends with Lyndsey. Ashley was involved in softball and tennis growing up. She met Carrie and Lyndsey’s brother David in 1997 and they are highschool sweethearts and have been married for over 15yrs. David moved to College Station ,Texas in 1999 and Ashley followed in 2000 where David finished his degree from Texas A&M, mean while Ashley attended Blinn College and ran her couture jewelry line. Ashley and David married in 2001 and moved back to Midlothian in 2002 and have lived there ever since. She and her sister n laws, Carrie and Lyndsey decided in 2006 to open up LCA. The Lord has blessed the Brown family with three precious children, her oldest son Brooks, loves Football and so does her son Braydon, Bristol is their baby girl who already loves cheer and dance!
“We offer a team spot or class for every child who walks through our doors, Im so blessed to be apart of such an amazing gym. We are a family at LCA. Watching them all grow up in life and skill is truly inspiring.Thank you so much for sharing these precious boys and girls with us! ”
Owner, Program Director, Fundraising Director, & All-Star and Gymnastics Coach
Lyndsey is one of the owners of Liberty! She has been in the cheer and gymnastics world since the 3rd grade! She cheered all through Middle School and High School in Midlothian where she graduated. Lyndsey was also on the MHS Competition Squad as well, Lyndsey received a Scholarship for Cheer at Tyler Jr. College. She married her High School sweetheart Jeremy Rose. Lyndsey was a Cosmetology Instructor for a couple years and then went into business on her own as a Hair Stylist and Make-up Artist. After opening LCA in 2006 she became busy and put her focus on Liberty and her family. Lyndsey has 3 little girls who are also being brought up in the gym and a son named Reid. Lyndsey has been coaching competition cheer for over 14 years. Lyndsey is also a certified gymnastics instructor and loves coaching both sports.
"Cheer and gymnastics is what I do and it is what I love! The kids make it all worth it. It isn't an easy industry all of the time and it is a lot of work and commitment but it is worth it when you see a kid become confident that was once shy..or you watch a child grow in skills and in life. It is very rewarding to watch these amazing kids grow up and be a part of it. To see them graduate and go off into the world a great person and you got to be a part of their life... it is a true blessing!"
All-Star Director & Coach, Tumble Coach & All-Star Customer Relations.
Dan is an All Star Coach, Private Coach and the Director of Customer Relations. He was born and raised in Michigan and grew up around cheerleading but didn't begin his career as a cheerleader until College. In High School he played baseball, basketball was a highly decorated quarterback on the football field, which he intended to continue Collegiately. Competition is his true passion. After a few practices with the Cheer team at Grand Valley State University, he was hooked on the challenge of becoming an outstanding cheerleader. He ended up getting a scholarship to cheer after his sophomore year of college which brought him to Texas. He took full advantage, receiving his Masters Degree in Kinesiology in 2012 from Tarleton State University. In all, He competed at 6 NCA Collegiate National Championships, was a three time National Runner-Up and a two time Collegiate All-American. In addition, he was able to compete at the World Cheerleading Championships 3 total times. Dan was also a UCA staff member for 3 summers, teaching camps around the nation.
Upon Graduation, Dan was named the Spirit Program Director at Tarleton State University where he coached both the Coed and All Girl cheer squads. Under his direction, the Large Coed team was the 2013 and 2014 NCA National Runner-up.
Over the years, Dan has spent time coaching, doing private lessons and recruiting athletes from gyms for college all around the state of Texas, but none that compared to Liberty. "I felt at home the minute I walked in the door at Liberty. The commitment to developing not only great athletes, but great young leaders in our society is something that is truly unique at LCA. It is something I am very proud and thankful to be a part of."
Dan appreciates the value of the life lessons that we strive to teach at Liberty. "Athletics and competition have played such a huge role in my life and I am so thankful to all the opportunities that cheerleading has provided to me thus far. The greatest gift is now being able to teach this sport to young people. Seeing young athletes achieve new skills, skills they never thought were possible, is greater than any achievement I have ever personally made. Thank you so much for sharing your kids with me and allowing me help them grow as athletes and young adults!"
Private Lesson Director, Class Coordinator and All-Star Coach
Cassity is an all-star coach and the Private Lesson Coordinator. She was born and raised in Red Oak, TX. She began cheering in 1995. She was the captain of her Junior High and High school squads. Cassity competed at small gyms for 2 years before competing at Cheer Athletics for her high school career. Her senior year she won the NCA Leadership Award and was selected for UCA summer Camp Staff. She began coaching all-star cheerleading in 2006 and moved to Liberty in 2007. In 2008 she moved to Washington and she coached the varsity squad at North Kitsap High School for 3 years. In April 2012 Cassity welcomed her baby boy, Ronin, into the world. She moved back to Texas in the summer of 2012 and is now back at Liberty coaching all-star teams.
Favorite Quote “A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination, and hard work.” – Colin Powell
All Around Recreational Gymnastics Instructor & All Around Competitive Gymnastics Instructor
Jennifer has an extensive coaching & judging background in Competitive Gymnastics that spans over 20 years. Growing up, Jennifer started gymnastics at age 4 and started competing just a short year later. After competing for 10 years, and reaching Class I, she retired her grips and started coaching and judging at the early age of 15. After graduating from Lancaster High School, she attended college at Stephen F. Austin where she continued to coach and judge. Upon returning home, she then found a gym home where she coached for the next 7 years. Coaching all levels and ages from Mommy & Me through high school seniors. During these years, Jennifer had the opportunity to coach many State, Regional & National Champions. Several of her athletes went on to compete at the collegiate level on full athletic scholarships.
Jennifer holds a USAG Professional Membership, Safety Certification and is a certified USAG Level 4/5/6 Judge.
“I am so passionate about this sport and working with young gymnasts to achieve their dreams. Gymnastics teaches so much more than just athletics, it teaches life lessons such as: hard work, determination, goal setting & planning, overcoming fears, and builds confidence. Thank you for the opportunity to allow me to work with your children.”
Director of The Special Needs Program & Coach for Our Team with Special Needs and Show Teams
Michelle Telford is a former gym owner of Cheertyme Tigers in Arlington, Texas. She sold the gym when her Husband’s job moved them to Franklin, Tn. She worked for ACE of Tennessee for 2 years & returned to Texas. Michelle Telford then worked for Spirit Of Texas for 3 years & retired. She came out of retirement to coach at Liberty Cheer AllStars! Michelle Telford has coached Tiny Prep level 1 cheer teams to level 5 Open teams. She even brought an International Open Hip Hop team to Worlds! This will be her 22nd year of coaching Allstar cheerleading. Michelle Telford also works for Varsity, helping run events for American Cheer Power, Worlds & both Summits!
All Star Cheer Coach Level 1-5 & Tumble Coach
Jyme Beth Shaw
All Around Girls Gymnatics Coach
Tumble/Gymnastics Coach Level 1
Front Desk/Pro Shop Assistant
Front Desk/Pro Shop Assistant
Owner _Liberty Pro Shop