Coach Neitzel began in 2012 as the cheerleading head coach at Lincoln College. She received her Associate’s degree from Lincoln College in 2007 and Bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University in 2009, majoring in early childhood education. While at Lincoln College she was a cheerleader for the Lynx and coached junior high cheerleading while at ISU.
In addition to coaching cheerleading, Coach Neitzel teaches 3rd grade at Olympia West Elementary School in Minier. She currently resides in Lincoln with her husband Ethan and their son Nolan.