Courtney Schwartz joined the UNM Spirit Program in July 2013 as the assistant dance coach.
Schwartz assists with choreographing and cleaning routines while helping improve student-athletes' dance technique and performance.
The Albuquerque, N.M., native ran track and cross country in high school and was on the Lobo dance team for three years while attending UNM. Schwartz earned the Lobos' Most Improved Dancer (2011), Most Valuable Veteran (2012) and Outstanding Senior (2013) during her collegiate career.
She also danced for the Storm Chasers, part of the former Albuquerque NBA D-League Thunderbirds organization.
Schwartz graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in elementary education with an endorsement in math. She enjoys running in her free time.