Chelsea Townsend


Age: 25
Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah
Occupation: Former NBA & NFL Cheerleader
Education: University of Utah
Tribe Designation: Naviti

Bio: Chelsea is a 25-year-old former professional cheerleader, currently residing in Los Angeles, California. She has an extensive background in dance, having competed in various events and competitions while growing up, including the Utah Dance Fest, where she was crowned the SDT (Solo/Duo/Trio – not Sierra Dawn-Thomas) Grand Champion in 2004. She later attended the University of Utah, where she graduated in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise & Sport Science. During this time Chelsea performed as a cheerleader for the Utah Jazz basketball team.

Upon moving to California, Chelsea worked for a year as an EMT, while also dancing for the Los Angeles Rams, an NFL football team. She currently works as a Medical Assistant for the Orange County Orthopaedic Specialists. Chelsea’s hobbies include various outdoor activities, including hiking and trail running, and she also has some pretty nifty moves on the treadmill.