OUR MISSION IS TO HELP DEVELOP AERIAL ARTISTIC TALENT WITH A FUN, ACCESSIBLE AND COLLABORATIVE PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITY.
Aerial Arts Association was founded in 2017 by Karri Mae Becker.
Karri has a passion for the aerial arts and saw a need for an aerial lyra competition built around the burgeoning aerial arts community. Aerial Arts Association was born to provide a performative atmosphere and competition opportunity to new and developing aerial athletes and showcase professional aerial performers.
Karri is the CEO and founder of CirqFIT, a lyra instructor training certification program. CirqFIT offers the gold standard of instructional lyra education and is currently expanding across 14 cities in the United States. She is passionate about bringing aerial performance to major cities nationwide.
Victoria is a CirqFIT instructor, passionate about helping people discover their inner circus superstar performer. A dancer since age 8, she has always loved fitness and expression through movement. Although her job is in Industrial Design, ideating the best and newest toys for children and pets; on her spare time she teaches Aerial Yoga and Lyra and continues taking aerial classes.
Max is the Finance Manager of CirqFIT, a lyra instructor training program, and has a background in accounting and finance. She is also a lyra and pole instructor in the bay area and is passionate about health and fitness through aerial arts, especially making them accessible to every body.