"I love coaching and the pursuit to impact a child's life in any way possible. Being able to put a smile on someone's face when they had a bad day at school or just having a hard time in life."
USA Gymnastics Girl's Team
(Development through Level 9)
Age : 27
From : Chestnut Ridge, NY
Coaching Experience : 13 years
Aspirations : To further develop our gym culture that is different than anyone else's. Continuing to foster an inclusive environment where kids are motivated while still having fun even as they graduate.
Fun Fact : I have over 10 secret handshakes with my athletes.
WHY I COACH
I coach to make an impact on a child's life, more than just with the sport but to try to get them motivated in other ways. Every day I love coming to the gym above all else. My athletes and I create a family that you would do anything for.
WHY YOU SHOULD SIGN UP FOR MY CLASS
I foster a positive environment for athletes but still push them to learn as much as they can.
GREATEST COACHING STRENGTH
Preparation and creativity. I constantly reread the 100 pg. code of points to come up with new insights and strategic advantages for my athletes. I use my creativity by developing new ways to keep athletes relaxed, excited and motivated to practice. All in all, I work as hard as I can to ensure my athletes enjoy the sport and develop to the best of their abilities.