Michele Cusimano-Stirone

Michele Cusimano-Stirone is the owner, Director and founder of Meadowland Starz Cheer. She has a combined 30 years of cheer experience from cheering herself, to owning a competition cheer company (Ultimate Cheer & Dance) & coaching. Michele has coached athletes in all areas of cheerleading from catholic schools, recreation, and competitive cheerleading. She has been heavily involved in the youth in her community for over 15 years. In 2014, she completed a year of service as Mayoral appointed position Recreation Director in her community. Currently, Michele holds a position with a firm as a Project Manager. She attended New Jersey City University for Business Administration.

Michele has always focused on making a difference in the lives of the athletes that attend the Meadowlands Starz program. It has been her dream to provide a facility where the children consider it their second home and family. She works with every individual athlete to ensure they are performing at their highest capability no matter what their skill level i

Erin Lewis
The teams have been coached by Erin Lewis and she has proven to shine as coaching the teams to many 1st places titles, states champs and national champs through the 7 years.
Erin is an elementary school for the last 5 years and has been coaching cheerleading for over 10 years with recreation/high school and all star. She has been a tumbling instructor for 15+ years in addition to keeping up all her industry credentials as well!
We are excited to welcome Erin back and many other coaching staff as the program grows! 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lauren Rosales                                         
Lauren Rosales is the former Head Coach of Harrison Rec. Cheer. She has coached Rec/All-Star competitively over the last 8 years capturing many titles.  Lauren is excited to join the Meadowlands Starz program/facility and bring along her talent and experience.  Lauren is diligent with staying up-to-date with Cheer Rules and Safety Regulations to bring athletes the very best!
 

Lauren's goal is always to aim for Hardcore, Showstopping Performances year-after-year.  She loves building skills, from basic to advance, and just has an all-around passion for teaching this top notch sport.  Lauren takes pride in building confidence that last long after stepping off those 9 panels.

 
 

 

 

 
 
      

 

 

 
 

Gaby Fontes

Gianna Stirone

Melany Zapata