A DAY IN MY LIFE
Monica Aldama lets Us in on her daily routine
MORNING CUDDLES Navarro College’s head cheerleading coach (and star of Netflix’s Cheer!) gives her goldendoodle, Mila, a squeeze before leaving for work, noting, “It’s my favorite way to start the day.”
MAKING PLANS “When I get to my office, I go over my schedule for the day. I’ve always used a planner — it’s a lifesaver!” says the Corsicana, Texas, native, who recently released the book Full Out: Lessons in Life and Leadership from America’s Favorite Coach.
PLAYING CATCH-UP Aldama, 49, stays in touch with as many former athletes as she can. “Morgan Simianer recently moved to Dallas, which is about an hour from Corsicana, so we met for lunch. I’m glad she’s still close!”
GAME TIME They may win championships, but the squad still has a job to do! “Tonight we cheered on the Navarro basketball team at home,” Aldama says. “It was close, but we took home the win!”
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