Coaches and Gym Staff

Vickie Elliott

As the managing All-Star coach and owner of CHEER IT UP!, Vickie has 33 years of cheerleading coaching experience including 20 years as head coach at CHEER IT UP! She has 14 National Championship squads and two National Runner-up squads in the All-Star Divisions. She has coached the Tahlequah High School cheerleaders to two State Championship titles (CEd Division and Class 4A) and one state Runner-up title (Class 5A) and in 2007 coached them to the ASC National Championship in St. Louis.

She was named Regional and State coach of the year by the OSSAA and OCA and was selected by the OCA to coach the East All-State cheerleaders. Vickie has been voted as one of the top ten coaches in America by American Cheerleader Magazine three times. She is a National Qualifying Judge and is AACCA certified to coach cheerleading. Vickie is a certified member of the U.S. Elite Coaches Association for Women’s Gymnastics, (USECA), the U.S. All-Star Coaches Association (USASF), is a founding member of the USASF, and served on the OSSAA Rules Committee for five years.  She holds a B.S. in Chemistry, an M.S. in College Teaching, and currently teaches science and is the head cheerleading coach at Tahlequah High School.



Hannah Fleming

Hannah has been with CHEER IT UP! for 7years. She is the head coach of our Mini Sapphire and head coach of our Youth Onyx. She has coached cheer for seven years and has coached tumbling classes for six. She was a cheerleader for 13 years and cheered at Broken Arrow High School and Northeastern State University. She has her Master’s Degree in Speech and Language Patholo She is currently a  Speech Language Pathologist at .


Addie Boulware

Addie has worked at CHEER IT UP! since 2012. She is the head coach of our Tiny Pearls team and assistant coach of our Mini Sapphires. She was a cheerleader for ten years and cheered at Tahlequah High School. She attended NSU and is currently a first grade teacher at Cherokee Elementary in Tahlequah.


Darian Flannigan

Information coming soon! Thank you!