FERNANDO K. THOMAS, JR. serves the cheer and dance industry with 20 years of expertise as a scoring manager, judge stand director, head judge, panel judge, veteran (cheer) legality official, award winning advisor through the collegiate level, camp director, and head instructor. His internationally renowned work also includes event production consulting, score system development and coaches training. Fernando is a former member of National Champion University of Kentucky Cheerleading (Blue) Squad, as well as UCA instructional staff and he has served with the USASF Credentialing Team and USASF Field Staff. The 2016 Cheer Biz News Magazine listed Fernando in their acclaimed “35 Under 35” list of cheer professionals making an impact on the industry. Fernando judges internationally with various major event producers. Some of those events include: Canadian Cheer Evolution; Cheer Alliance; Cheer & Dance Colombia; Cheer Chile; Cheerleading Masters Columbia; CHEERSPORT Nationals; CSChile; Kicks Celebration Canada; Porrismo Colombia; Greater Midwest Cheer Expo Royal Rumble; JAMfest Cheer SUPER Nationals; JAMZ All-star Nationals; Sea to Sky Championships Vancouver; NCA Allstar Nationals; The Cheerleading Worlds; The MAJORS; The Summit (D1, D2); and UCA All-star Nationals. Fernando is the owner of PRO Camps & Choreography, and a popular speaker at industry training sessions worldwide including USASF Regional Conventions and Liga Oriente Cheerleading & Dance (Santiago, Chile).