Kylee was a cheerleader on the Edmonton Cheer Team from 2009 to 2014. Kylee assumed numerous leadership positions on the team throughout her six seasons, includingacting as a Community Promotions Captain, choreographing and calling sideline routines and choreographing field dance routines, choreographing and assisting with the Junior EE halftime show, and choreographing and judging dance team auditions for the 2015 team. As a trained, competitive dancer for over two decades, Kylee is still able to share her love of movement and continues to motivate others as a certified barre and cardio bounce rebounder instructor part-time at a local boutique fitness studio in Edmonton. Throughout her time as a cheerleader, Kylee’s love for connecting with sports fans and making a difference in the community led her to a rewarding career in professional sport marketing and communications. After graduating from the University of Alberta in 2012, Kylee was fortunate to be offered a position in the marketing department at the Edmonton Football Club, where she worked on advertising campaigns, assisted with brand management, and helped plan major Edmonton Football Club events, including Fan Day, the Locker Room Sale, the 48th Annual Dinner, and the CFL’s Grey Cup 100 Train Tour stops in Green & Gold territory. Since then, Kylee has also worked for TSN Radio in Edmonton, in professional cycling with Canada’s version of the Tour de France, and most recently with Edmonton Tourism to attract and develop major sport and cultural events in the City of Edmonton – where Kylee had the opportunity to work on numerous major national and international bids and develop events, including Grey Cup 2018, Red Bull Crashed Ice 2018, IIHF World Junior Ice Hockey Championships 2021 and Edmonton’s bid to co-host the FIFA World Cup 2026™. Professionally, Kylee is passionate about engaging sports fans, creating memorable events and establishing lasting event legacies. Kylee is looking forward to uniting and empowering cheerleaders both past and present, and representing the CFL football clubs through the work the CFCAO does to make a positive impact in the community. It is an honour to join the Board of Directors for the CFCAO.