Texas Tech University

Erin Harold Alvarado

Erin Harold Alvarado

Head Pom Squad Coach

Erin Harold Alvarado is in her fifth year as the Pom Squad coach. During her first year at Texas Tech, Harold lead the Texas Tech Pom Squad to a national's third place in Open Dance.

Originally from Wheeling, W.Va., Alvarado is a graduate of WVU with a bachelor's degree in exercise physiology and also is an A.C.E. Certified Personal Trainer. She was a two-year member of the WVU Dance Team, coached for three years and earned two consecutive National Dance Alliance (NDA) collegiate national championships. Harold also is on staff with the NDA as an instructor, choreographer and adjudicator.

Erin has been a highly sought-after teacher and choreographer in the tri-state area of West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Ohio, and had recently traveled to Texas and California to teach master classes, as well as set choreography. She has choreographed for several state festivals and pageants, and just recently finished choreographing a production for the nationally recognized organization, Broadway Cares.

Quick Facts

  • 5th year at Texas Tech
  • From Wheeling, West Virginia
  • Former Collegiate Dancer & Coach
  • A.C.E. Certified Personal Trainer
  • NDA Instructor & Choreographer


Email: erin.harold@ttu.edu
Phone: 806.742.5433