Brett J. Lothridge

CEO / Founder
Genesis Xtreme AllStars
Genesis Cheer Gear
Co-Owner Genesis Xtreme Skillz Camps

Cheerleading Experience

Brett began Cheerleading at the age of 18…and quickly fell in love with the sport.  A love for stunting and AllStar cheer quickly followed.  Brett has been an enthusiast for the sport since 2000.

College Cheer Level:
    ·    Mississippi College, Cheerleader, Division II UCA  (2001 - 2002)
    ·    Georgia College and State University, Cheerleader,  Division II NCA (2002)
    ·    Clemson University, Cheerleader, Division 1 NCA (2003 - 2007)  
    ·    3 Time NCA Collegiate All-American  (Clemson University Large Coed Division 1)

AllStar Cheer Level:
    ·    Georgia All Stars, Open COED, (Cheersport Open Champs 2003)
    ·    Carolina All Stars, Open COED,  (Cheersport Open Champs 2007)

Co aching Experience (Tumbling / AllStars for 16 years) 

Teaches a mixture of gymnastics and power tumbling. 

School Coaching Level:
    ·    Eastside High School (Greenville, SC), Varsity Cheerleading Coach
    ·    Powdersville Middle School (Easley, SC), Cheerleading Coach
    ·    Fellowship of Christian Cheerleading Camp, Coaching Staff 

College Coaching Level:
    ·    Clemson University, JV Cheerleading Coach (2006-2007)

AllStar Coaching Level:

    ·    Tumble Cheer USA  (Brandon, MS)  Tumbling Instructor & AllStar Coach,  Levels 1-5
    ·    Carolina AllStars  (Spartanburg, SC),  Gym Manager, Levels 1-5
    ·    All Star Panthers  (Alpharetta, GA),    Floor Manager & Tumbling Director, Levels 1-5

Cheer Industry/Additional Credentials
Since entering the cheerleading industry, Brett has been active in a variety of roles providing additional knowledge and insight into the field of cheerleading.
    ·    Spirit Sports Cheer & Dance, (Greer, SC) National Representative
    ·    Fellowship of Christian Cheerleaders, (Suwanee, GA), Choreographer (2003-2006)
    ·    Fellowship of Christian Cheerleaders, (Suwanee, GA), Conference Speaker (2003-2004)
    ·    Owner/Founder of Prestige Jags AllStars (Suwanee, GA)
    ·    USASF – Active Gym Member 

Kristin L. Wirdzek

AllStar Director
AllStar Coach
Tumbling Instructor
Co-Owner Genesis Xtreme Skillz Camps

Cheerleading Experience

Kristin L. Wirdzek
Program Director/All Star Coach

Kristin found her passion in the sport of cheerleading at the young age of five. Throughout her 20 years in the industry she has been a part of school teams, multiple all star teams, and continued her journey in college. She has made cheerleading her career by coaching camps at the young age of 17 with UCA, Camp Woodward, and privately at numerous all star facilities. She has taken two programs to the Hawai`i High School State Championships, coached all star teams in Hawai`i and Arizona, and has judged for several competition companies. Kristin just recently started a summer Skillz Camp company to pass on her knowledge and experience to the next generation of athletes. She is super excited to be joining the GXA family as the program director, and is ready to help push the gym to the next level!

Collegiate Experience
Hawai`i Pacific University – NCA Small Coed DII National Champion (2012)

All Star Experience
ACX Lady Fierce – Open All Girl 6 (2013)
Cheer 808 All Stars – International Open Coed 5 (2010-2013)
Cheer 808 All Stars – International Open All Girl 5 (2013)
East Coast Stars – International Open Coed 5 (2008-2009)
East Coast Stars – Large Senior Coed Level 5 (2008)
Coastal Vibe All Stars – Senior Coed Level 4 (2005-2007)
Coastal Vibe All Stars – Open Coed 6 (2006)

Coaching Experience
Immortal Athletics – Team Coach (2016)
Desert Devils Cheer – Program Director/Team Coach (2014 - 2015)
Cheer 808 All Stars – Team Coach/Tumbling Coach (2011 - 2013)
Camp Woodward – Tumbling Instructor/Private Stunt Coach (2009 - 2010)
UCA – Cheer Staff  (2008)

Susan Sparks

Apparel Sales / Marketing

Marketing Communications Manager at PolyVision, Johns Creek GA  

* Manage all corporate events and assist as needed on channel marketing events. 
* Work closely with internal groups to define goals, objectives and implementation plans that promote the organizations brand. 
* Responsible for all aspects of events: source venues, negotiate contracts, logistics, design, signage, staff, collateral, vendors, shipments, schedules, communications, presentations, budget, etc. 
* Responsible for updating web site and social media channels pertaining to events. 
* Create and launch pre and post show emails promoting events.
* Excellent planning and project management skills. 
* Ability to develop professional relationships in all aspects of the position that result in stable, consistent and reliable communication when dealing with other organizations 

Account Director, Czarnowski Exhibits, Austell GA 

* Manage and serve as primary point of contact for new and existing clients.
* Consult with clients on trade show goals, business issues and exhibit design.
* Develop client relationships and actively drive client industry knowledge by making insightful recommendations for new products or enhancements. 
 * Responsible for achieving profitability objectives within client base. 
* Experience with production scheduling and creating timelines for all projects.
* Ability to influence and coordinate the efforts of other team members and external vendors in support of the event.
* Prepare and control budgets in excess of $1 million.
* Mentor new account managers.

Jennifer Darling

Athlete Team & Event Coordinating 

Jennifer is currently the Director of a Preschool Program and has been with them for 5 1/2 years. She has been teaching Pre-K for 11 years. She has an amazing talent for organizing events such as, Fall Festivals, Summer Camps, Kids Night Out, Graduation Celebrations and Banquets for sports Teams.  Jennifer is CPR & First Aid Certified. She has also taken courses in Child Diabetes from the Children's Health Care of Atlanta. We are excited to have Jennifer be apart of the GXA Family.