Alex Hermes

2 Year Veteran - 2012, 2013

Hometown: Ruston, LA

Occupation: Chiropractic office manager

Education: Merchandising and Consumer Studies with a minor in Marketing

Dance Background & Experience: I took ballet, tap and jazz as a little girl, and also danced on drill teams from junior high school all the way through college. And, I’ve now just completed my first year as a professional dancer!

Words to live by/favorite quote: "Promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind"

Five words that describe you: Adventurous, dreamer, compassionate, country, down-to-earth


  • Former Player: Troy Aikman
  • Movie: For Love of the Game
  • DFW Area Restaurant: Nick and Sam's
  • Article of Clothing: My gray converse
  • Phone App: Pinterest
  • Cartoon Character: SpongeBob SquarePants
  • TV Show: Modern Family
  • Holiday: Christmas or Easter
  • Charity: Susan G. Komen for the Cure – Breast Cancer Awareness
  • Ice Cream: Ben & Jerry's Red Velvet
  • Junk Food Weakness: Sprinkles cupcakes and sour worms

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I love the outdoors and I am somewhat of a tomboy.

Biggest Fear: Lightning.

What would be your superpower?: Flying

Most Embarrassing Moment: I embarrass myself on a daily basis, but one moment that stands out was when I gracefully took my first step off the airplane in Mexico and slid down half the stairs in my dress and heels. Yea for calendar shoot 2013!

Dream Job: Anything with marine animals! Either working at Sea World or deep sea photography.

Dream Vacation Destination: Anywhere adventurous. I have always wanted to go cage diving with great white sharks.

Why did you decide to audition for the DCC?: I always strive to be the best and work for the best, and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders are the best in the industry.

What are some of your DCC highlights?: Being able to not only live out my passion, but also be a role model for others around me is an indescribable feeling.

Advice for someone who dreams of becoming a DCC: Follow your heart because it will never steer you wrong.

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