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HEAD COACH: Nikki LaBuwi-Carollo
Nikki LaBuwi-Carollo joined the Rend Lake College coaching staff in 2009, heading up the Cheerleading and Dance programs. She coached cheerleading at Southern Boone High School in Ashland, Mo., from 2001-2009. Before that, Labuwi-Carollo cheered throughout junior high and high school.
The graduate of Rend Lake College (1998) and the University of Missouri (2001) Education Program is certified through the American Association of Cheerleading Coaches and Administrators' National Safety Certification.
Labuwi-Carollo has taught history and geography at RLC since 2009. She taught at the secondary level for seven years. She is married to Brian Carollo. They are the parents of identical twin daughters, Kallie and Makena.
ASSISTANT COACHES: Lauren LaBuwi & Blair Williams
Lauren LaBuwi of Benton, Ill., grew up cheering and dancing throughout junior high and high school. The Benton Consolidated High School Class of 2002 Valedictorian continued to cheer at the University of Missouri, graduated in 2009 from Southern Illinois University's School of Dentistry and is practicing in Christopher. She joined the RLC coaching staff in 2009.
Blair Williams of Eldorado, Ill., also joined the RLC coaching staff in 2009. She is a 2001 graduate of Eldorado High School. She earned her degree from Missouri State University and returned to her hometown, where she teaches middle school students. Williams cheered throughout junior high and high school. Her previous coaching experience includes coaching cheerleading at the junior high level and private dance instruction.