AHS Cheerleading


Get to know our Raider Cheerleading Coaches!

Katie Gumm-Arnold
Head Cheerleading Coach


This is Coach Arnold’s 11th year as Head Cheerleading Coach at Alpharetta High School. Coach Arnold grew up in Alpharetta and graduated from Chattahoochee High School! Coach Arnold is a graduate of the University of Georgia where she earned a degree in Economics and a Masters in Secondary Education. She currently teaches social studies. Coach Arnold enjoys spending time with friends and family and her and her husband have two boys!  She is looking forward to a very successful year as head coach and is very excited to be involved with the AHS Cheerleading Program. Go Raiders!

Ana Nieves
Varsity Coach


This is Coach Nieves’s third year as Varsity Coach and teacher at Alpharetta High School. Coach Nieves is originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan but grew up here in the Alpharetta/Johns Creek area and graduated from Chattahoochee High School. She was a competitive dancer with Roswell City Dance Company for 7 years, and after high school, she choreographed the Chattahoochee High School musicals for three years. Coach Nieves graduated with an English degree from Georgia State University where she also earned a Masters in the Art of Teaching English. She currently teaches 10th grade literature, AP language and composition at Alpharetta and is the sponsor of the AHS newspaper, The Hook, and co-sponsor of AHS Student Council. She looks forward to an exciting season with the AHS Cheerleading Program. GO RAIDERS!