Cara Hennessy is in her third season as the head coach of the varsity winter cheerleading squad. Cara graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in 2010, with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education. While at SEMO, Cara was a member of the school’s dance team, The Sundancers, Alpha Delta Pi and the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
Since 2012, Cara has been a preschool and prekindergarten teacher in the Pembroke Hill early childhood school. She has also served as an assistant varsity fall cheerleading coach for the past three years.
Under her leadership, winter cheerleading alumnae have gone on to cheer at the collegiate level. Go Raiders!