Our Staff

Circus Artists


Aerialist, Acrobat, Dancer, Yogi, Master Teacher

Jessica “Super Jes” L Schultz has been an athlete all her life and has over 2 decades of teaching experience. Jes holds a bachelor of fine arts degree in Dance, a master of science degree in Sport Pedagogy, two CO. K-12 teaching licenses and a yoga teaching certificate.


Flow Artist

“Lindy Spindy”, Duchess of Circus Center Fort Collins, is an accomplished flow artist and circus enthusiast. Hula hoops are her specialty whether it be with multiple hoops, LED or fire! She also spins poi, fans, and juggles. Lindy teaches hula hooping and performs with circus troupes in northern Colorado.

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Angel Shuey is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT200) and a Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher (RCYT) with Yoga Alliance. Her yoga journey started over 20 years ago after being a competitive gymnast and dancer. She has always loved movement and exercise along with mediation and relaxation. She has been teaching kids movement and gymnastics since the year 2000.


Aerialist, Music Teacher

Licensed in K-12 Music, Maddie recently moved to Colorado from Northern California. She has been doing aerial for seven years and has also taught music, art, dance, and all things circus! She is excited to play games, laugh, and strengthen aerial skills at FC3. When not upside down or playing with her dog, Maddie loves to travel, ride her bike, foster kittens, and paddle board.


Aerialist, Performer, and Visual Artist

Julie Young has been training in the aerial arts since 2014, with a focus on aerial silks, but also enjoys trapeze, lyra, and aerial cube. She has been teaching aerial silks and dance/acting improv since 2019 starting in Indiana, then on the Big Island of Hawaii, and most recently relocated to Colorado to work with Fort Collins Circus Center. In addition to aerial apparatuses, Julie loves to perform and flow with LED and fire poi, flower sticks, acro yoga, and palm torches.

Outside of the circus and flow arts, Julie offers face painting and balloon twisting at fairs and birthday parties, creates original paintings on wood and canvas, and makes murals and custom artwork for clients across the country.


Aerialist, Dancer

Kim , aka “Kim Berley”, is a Philadelphia native aerialist. She has been training in aerial arts for five years and teaching for two. While she specializes in trapeze and silks, she also trains and pays homage to lyra, sling and rope. She enjoys complex choreography incorporating multiple apparatus theories and showcasing strength and flexibility.


Flow Artist

Let Laurali Firefly enchant you at your next event! Laurali is a fully insured performance artist, performing professionally since 2006. She expresses herself with a wide range of modalities, including but not limited to fire dance, LED and other flow arts, and acrobatics with flow props. She spins many different tools, including fans, dragon staff, hula hoop (single and double), staff (singe and double), buugeng, poi, and more.


Flow Artist

Corinne is known throughout northern Colorado as Coco Hula Hoop Extraordinaire. She has been hula hooping since 2009 and can perform with up to 8 LED hula hoops or two fire hula hoops. She provides mesmerizing shows that will always impress guest and create a magical atmosphere.


Flow Artist, Aerialist, Dancer

Krista Lockwood has a background in ballet, jazz, and burlesque dancing. She first picked up a hula hoop in 2011 and began performing publicly in 2015. She continues to expand her interests in flow and circus arts, including LED and fire performances at festivals, variety shows, and private events. She shares her passion for the circus community through collaborative choreography and performance.