Program Staff


Sheldron Fulcher, Coordinator of Spirit, Pride & Tradition Programs

Sheldron joins UConn from the University of Mt. Olive in North Carolina and brings with him coaching experience at multiple institutions as well as active roles in the National Cheerleaders Association. Sheldron holds a B.A. from North Carolina State University as well as an MBA and Masters of Science in Leadership from Grand Canyon University.

charmaine lane

Charmaine Lane, Cheer Coach 

Charmaine is a Connecticut native who has been involved in the cheerleading industry for over 20 years. As a successful high school and all star coach, Charmaine holds many state, regional and national titles. Charmaine has built a reputation for creating an upbeat atmosphere, designed effective training programs, and gone above and beyond to make sure athletes achieve their goals.

Kristen Cullen, Dance Coach 

Kristen grew up dancing in CT and has also trained in NY and Miami. She was a professional dancer with the WNBA Connecticut Sun and NLL Black Wolves. Kristen has been working with dancers for 10 years now and is the Founder and Director of Rise Dance & Training. She prides herself on helping athletes realize their full potential through teamwork, mindset and hard work.