Gym Directors -

Huntington

 

Ms Tina – Preschool Program Director

  • 16 years coaching gymnastics
  • BA Child Psychology
  • Summer Camp Director for 9+ years

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Ms Lauren – Rec and Developmental Director

  • Involved in club & high school gymnastics for 10 years
  • coaching for 14 years
  • coached Junior Olympic level 5 and 6

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Ms Michele – IGC Team Director

  • Bronze level state champions 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008.
  • Silver level state Champions 2006, 2007 2008
  • Gold Level State Champions 2008.
  • Coaches gymnastics for Port Jefferson HS
  • Gold Level National Championships
  • All Around Gold Level World Champion 2013
  • Gold Level World Championships 2013

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John  Figueroa – Elite Program Co Director and JO Director

  • Former coach and recruiter of Missouri University.
  • Worked for USAG as a coach at “The Ranch” in Texas.
  • Has had several Level 10 National champions from his gym that he owned in Michigan.

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Janine Bruno – Elite Program Co Director

  • Attendee Karolyi National Training Camp ’03, ’04
  • Five time TOPS National Team Member ’98-’02
  • Competitor, Level 10 National Championships ’07
  • Expected degree in “Fitness Specialist”

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Ms Erika – Boys Director

  • Coached gymnastics since 2004
  • Boys team coach since 2012
  • 2nd degree black belt in Kenpo
  • World champion in nunchucks
  • competed martial arts for 12 years
  • certified personal trainer

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Gigi –  Office Manager

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Smithtown

Ms AnnMarie – Co Office Manager

  • Former gymnast at GMGC
  • Former GMGC pre-school teacher for 5 years
  • 10+ years experience in customer service

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Alex – Co Office Manager

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Marti – Pre-School Program Director

  • Recreational Gymnast in High School
  • 20 years experience as Preschool Director, Party Director and Camp Director at Gold Medal

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Kelly – Pre-School Program Co-Director

  • Gymnastics and dance background
  • Professional dancer for over 15 years
  • Experience teaching with all ages with fun and innovative techniques
  • Worked for Britney Spears, Zendaya, Ne-Yo and more
  • Traveled the country on a National Broadway tour
  • Coached competitive dance and acro

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Ms Kayla – Recreational Director

  • Former competitive gymnast and cheerleader
  • at GMGC for 5 years
  • USAIGC coach
  • Gymnastics and cheer choreographer
  • Studied at the University of Nebraska

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Ms Rachel – Developmental Director, Facility Manager

  • Former USAG Competitive Gymnast
  • Coaching gymnastics for 7 years
  • International Elite Coaching experience
  • Floor and Beam Dance Chore- ographer
  • Choreography the L9 Regional Floor Champion Renee 2016

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Ms Sara Harper- Girls Team Director

  • Former competitive elite gymnast
  • Welsh International gymnast and National Squad Member
  • Former Welsh Trampoline Champion and National Squad Member
  • Great Britain High Performance Coach Qualification
  • Represented Great Britain at elite training camps in Romania and France.
  • Has had several elite gymnasts in Great Britain National Squad

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Mr Steve – IGC Team Director

  • Steve has been a coach over 5 years
  • Coached IGC Regional Champions 2015
  • Volunteer Firefighter

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Ms Kyle – Party Director

  • Kyle has been a coach over 3 years
  • Studying Politics at Suffolk Community College

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Ms Alyssa – Office Manager

  • Has worked at GMGC for 8 years
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology

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Nicole – Assistant Office Manager

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Ms Jeanette – Developmental Director

  • Coaching at GMGC since 2009
  • Has been a gymnast for 17 years
  • Competed gymnastics for Sachem Varsity 2000-2005
  • Coaching since 2004: Level 9 Nationals qualifier coach, USAG teams up to level 9, and IGC up to Gold
  • Worked at US Gymnastics Training Center-Summer Camp
  • Degree in Business from Suffolk Community College

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Ms Kim – Preschool Director

  • Teaching preschool gymnastics for 14 years
  • Safety certified
  • CPR certified
  • AED certified
  • Concussion certified

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Mr Andre  Berry – USAG Girls Team Director, Facility Manager

  • Coached several Elite National Team Members
  • Ryan Wangler – USA Visa Participant 2013
  • 2007 NCAA All American
  • 2007 Big Ten Freshman of the Year
  • 4-time Junior National Team Member USAG Professional Member since 2000 Had a 2016 Level 10 place 4th on Vault at National Championships

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Mr Josh – USAIGC Director

  • Has been coaching USAG + USAIGC for the last 7 years
  • World Champion Weight Lifter in 2010 in Las Vegas
  • Has a passion for exploring food in new cultures

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Ms Brittany – Party Director

  • Working at Gold Medal since 2008
  • Party Director since 2010
  • Competitive cheerleader for 7 years

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Rocky Point

Ms Dana – Office Manager

  • Pregym Director since 2008
  • Former USAG Competitive Gymnast

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Marialaina – Assistant Office Manager

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Miss Klurissa – Preschool Director

  • AAS in Business Administration
  • Completing BA in Sports Management
  • All county in Track and Field

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Ms Denise – Recreational Director

  • Gymnast for 6 years
  • Cheerleader for 3 years
  • Currently pursuing a degree in Early Childhood Education

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Miss Shannon – IGC Co Developmental Director

  • Former USAG level 10 gymnast
  • IGC competitive team coach
  • Currently pursuing a degree in childhood psychology

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Miss Ashleigh, Co Developmental Director

  • Gymnastics coach for 5 years
  • Cheerleader for 10 years
  • Currently pursuing a degree in early childhood education and special education

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Mr Brittany – Facility Manager, IGC Co Director & Cheer Director

  • Graduate of Hofstra University.
  • Competitive gymnastics and competitive cheerleading.
  • Competed in USAG for 8 years reaching level 9 status.
  • Cheerleading in college where she became a 3 time UCA college national champion in division 1 small coed cheerleading.
  • Was hired as an UCA instructor/ judge and traveled the nation with UCA for 8 years.
  • Coached and choreographed for all levels of competitive gymnastics for 15 years

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Mr David – Boys Director

  • Competed gymnastics in High School
  • Pursuing career in neurobiological research
  • Loves hockey, soccer, guitar, piano, reading and writing
  • SCMEA all county vocal jazz
  • NYSE levels 4-8

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Ms Katie – Party Director

  • Competed gymnastics in High School
  • High School and college cheerleader
  • Pursuing a degree in nursing
  • First Aid and CPR certified

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Garden City

Michelle – Rec Director & Facility Manager

  • Gymnast for 12 years
  • Competitive cheerleader for 7 years
  • Coached cheerleading and gymnastics for over 15 years
  • Attended the University of Florida and received B.S. Recreation and Event Management
  • Received MBA from Hofstra University in 2012
  • Worked at Gold Medal as Rec Director for 2013 and 2014 at Huntington location
  • Manager at Target for 2 years
  • Mother of 2 girls

Mr Matt – Office Manager

  • Been with Gold Medal for 2 years
  • 8+ years’ experience in Customer Service
  • Attended Gold Medal as a child
  • Studied Business at Nassau Community College and Dowling College
  • CPR/AED Certified

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Jeanna Assistant Office Manager

  • has worked for Gold Medal Garden City for over 2 years
  • attending Fordham/Molloy College Program for her Masters in Nursing and Social Work
  • licensed practicing Nurse
  • CPR/AED/First Aid Certified

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Nicole – Co Pre Director, IGC Co Director

  • was a competitive All Star and High School Cheerleader
  • attended Hofstra University and received a degree in Physical Education
  • While attending Hofstra, she competed at UCA College Nationals and is a 3x National Champion
  • coached high school and college cheerleading in Nassau County for several years before moving into the gymnastics world
  • spent a year coaching levels 4-10 at GMGC Huntington
  • was a Program Director at NYCKids Club teaching Preschool and Developmental gymnastics
  • coached competitive All Star Cheerleading in FL for a year

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Mr Adrian  Dominguez- USAG Director

  • Cuban National Team Staff for power tumbling and artistic gymnastics
  • BA in Physical Education
  • BA in Sports and Recreation
  • Graduate courses in Arbitration, Technical and Methodical improvement, Theory and Methodology of Sports training and Psychology
  • Coached National Team members of trampoline at the Pan AM Games 2011-2014

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Ms Crystal – USAG Developmental Director

  • Coaching at GMGC since 2009
  • USAIGC coach since 2012
  • Former competitive gymnast
  • BA in criminal Justice

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DeeAngelos – co IGC Director

  • Has coached gymnastics for several years
  • Assistant coach on USAIGC team for past year
  • Attends Adelphi University studying Education
  • Speaks fluent Spanish

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