Huntington

Ms Oksana Suvalova USAG Head Coach

Ms Oksana Suvalova USAG Head Coach

  • Elite Gymnast age 12-15yrs
  • National Team Member of USSR
  • Awarded Master of Sport USSR
  • National Champion of Belarus
  • 27years of coaching experience (Belarus, Egypt, USA)
  • 15years of coaching at Club Champion, California
  • Coached several USAG National Champions in California
  • Two Athletes currently on the Brown University and Cornell University Teams

Ms Molly Office Manager

Ms Molly Office Manager

  • Currently pursuing a degree in Social Work
  • Completed Associates Degree in Social Science
  • When not working or studying, enjoys gardening and being a plant hobbyist.

Mr. Ivan Bereznyakov USAG Girls Team Director

Mr. Ivan Bereznyakov USAG Girls Team Director

  • Elite Head Coach – USAG Women’s Team at Club Champion, Pasadena, CA. 2008-Present.
  • Had 2 Elite Gymnasts who went on to Stanford and Utah for College.
  • Had 2 Level 10 gymnasts qualify for Nationals several years and go onto Cornell and Brown.
  • Coached several State & Regional champions Levels 7-10 in toughest region of the country.
  • His program was the leading USAG TOPS program for 5 years.
  • Ukraine National Team 1990-1994
  • Master of Sport Award USSR 1991

Ms Kristen Taylor Assistant USAIGC Team Director

Ms Kristen Taylor Assistant USAIGC Team Director

  • Coaching at GMGC since 2001
  • BA in Psychology
  • Coached IGC since 2003
  • Has worked with children from the ages 18months to 18 years old.

Ms Michele Brengartner USAIGC Team Director

Ms Michele Brengartner USAIGC 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

Ms Barbara Tiess USAG Team Director

Ms Barbara Tiess USAG Team Director

  • Coaching for over 28 years
  • Region 6 National Elite Chairman for 6 years
  • Coached USAG National Team Members
  • Many State, Regional and National Champions
  • Over 25 College Scholarships
  • Over 20 National TOPS Team Members
  • USAG Region 6 Service Recipient Award
  • 2017-2018 USAG Developmental Team Invite

Ms Caitie Developmental Director, USAG Compulsory Director & Facility Manager

Ms Caitie Developmental Director, USAG Compulsory Director & Facility Manager

  • Competitive dancer for over 16 years.
  • Working for Gold Medal over 7 years now
  • Has taught dance & Acro for over 6 years
  • Attending Suffolk Community College to become a Special Needs Educator in the near future.
  • Fitness Enthusiast

Ms Tina PreSchool Program Director

Ms Tina PreSchool Program Director

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

Smithtown

Ms Heidy Recreational Director

Ms Heidy Recreational Director

  • Worked at GMGC for over 3 years
  • Assistant Head Coach Club Team
  • Pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Business Management at Farmingdale College
  • Did Gymnastics and Cheerleading for 6 years

Ms Diana Developmental, Club Team Director & Facility Manager

Ms Diana Developmental, Club Team Director & Facility Manager

  • Competed USAG Level 4, 5, 6 and 7
  • Middle School and High School gymnast
  • Coaching at GMGC for over 8 years
  • Trained alongside International Elite coaches for over 4 years
  • Graduated St. Joseph’s College majoring in Human Relations pursuing a Masters in Guidance Counseling
  • Head Coach for GMGC Club Team

Ms Robin Office Manager

Ms Robin Office Manager

  • Part of the Gold Medal Family since 1973…as a gymnast, a coach and in the office
  • Former Competitive Gymnast, on GMGC’s first USAG Team
  • Daughter was a competitive gymnast on USAG Team at Gold Medal
  • 13 years Retail Management Experience
  • Avid Crossfitter
  • Competed 7 half Marathons,  2 NYC Marathons

Centereach

Ms Joleigh Developmental Director

Ms Joleigh Developmental Director

• USAG gymnast up until Level 9
• Gymnast at Gold Medal for 10 years where I was a part of Centereach’s very first USAG team
• Varsity Gymnast for 5 years - qualified and competed at Suffolk county championships each year
• Coaching at Gold Medal for 8 years

Ms Hailey Club Team Director

Ms Hailey Club Team Director

  • Gymnast at Gold Medal for 10 years
  • Cheerleader for 6 years
  • Coaching at Gold Medal since the age of 17

Ms Kerri Facility Manager & Co USAIGC Director

Ms Kerri Facility Manager & Co USAIGC Director

  • Coached at Gold Medal for 9 years
  • Trained under Elite Coaches for 5=years
  • Coached USAG and IGC
  • Trained at the Olympic Training Facility
  • Former Pre-K teacher
  • 1st Place Gold Regional Team 2021 & 2022

Ms Jamie Zahra Facility Manager & USAIGC Team Director

Ms Jamie Zahra Facility Manager & USAIGC Team Director

  • Attended Gold Medal for 8 years as a gymnast
  • Coaching IGC team for 9 years
  • 1st Place Gold Regional Team 2021 & 2022
  • Coached several gymnasts with State, Regional & World titles
  • CPR & First Aid Certified

Ms Kim PreSchool Program Director

Ms Kim PreSchool Program Director

  • Teaching Preschool Gymnastics for 23 years
  • Working at Gold Medal since 2007
  • Safety Certified
  • CPR/AED Certified
  • Concussion Certified

Mr Matt Office Manager & Regional Party Director

Mr Matt Office Manager & Regional Party Director

  • Working at Gold Medal since 2014
  • Working in Customer Service for 14+ years
  • Did gymnastics at Gold Medal as a child

Rocky Point

Mr David Smith Boys Team Director

Mr David Smith Boys Team 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

Ms Kaity Recreational Director

Ms Kaity Recreational Director

  • First Aid/ AED certified
  • Gymnast for 6yrs
  • Competitive cheerleader for 8yrs
  • Experience coaching from preschool to team 

Ms Ally Office Manager

Ms Ally Office Manager

  • Graduated with Honors from Suffolk County Community College
  • Member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
  • Worked at Gold Medal since 2021

Ms Amanda Party Director

Ms Amanda Party Director

  • Competitive dancer for 13 years
  • Student dance teacher throughout my dance career
  • High school cheerleader
  • Former Preschool Teacher

Mr Vincent Scarduzio USAG Girls Team Coach

Mr Vincent Scarduzio USAG Girls Team Coach

  • Gold Medal Gymnastics: Assistant coach to Erika Waiser 2016 coach of the year for Boys USAG program levels 4 and 5.
  • Hasbro Inc.: Current east coast performance team member as a Power Ranger.
  • Motion Gymnastics: Assistant head coach for the USAG Trampoline & Tumbling program.
  • Queens College: Current studying for bachelors in Nutrition and Exercise Science.
  • Full Impact Martial Arts: Previous Co-Owner and head instructor.
  • NASM-CPT: Currently licensed NASM Certified Personal Trainer
  • 1st Degree black belt in American Kenpo
  • Multiple time NASKA World Champion Martial Artist with several ESPN appearances.

Ms Sarah Losee USAG Girls Team Director

Ms Sarah Losee USAG Girls Team Director

  • Junior Olympic Coach since 2016
  • USAG Safety Certified
  • Assistant Development Director for over 2 years
  • Junior Olympic Level 9 Gymnast at GMGC Rocky Point

Ms Amanda (Mandi) Hamilton Facility Manager, PreSchool Program Director & USAG Level 3 Coach

Ms Amanda (Mandi) Hamilton Facility Manager, PreSchool Program Director & USAG Level 3 Coach

  • USAG Competitive gymnast up to Level 6
  • Competitive cheerleader and dancer for 10 years
  • Experience coaching all levels from PreSchool up to USAG Level 7 and Cheer
  • Safety & PreSchool Fundamentals Certified

Garden City

Ms Ashley Office Manager

Ms Ashley Office Manager

  • Worked at Gold Medal since 2018
  • Counselor for 3 years
  • Previous intern at Harbor Child Care
  • Previous Teachers Assistant

Ms Ava Recreational Director

Ms Ava Recreational Director

  • Gymnast for over 5 years
  • Competitive Cheerleader for 14 years
  • Cheerleading Coach for 4 years
  • Experienced in coaching Preschool, Recreational and Advanced gymnastics

Ms Chade Ninja Director

Ms Chade Ninja Director

  • Working at Gold Medal since 2016
  • Experienced babysitter for several years
  • Experience with coaching Ninja, Preschool, and Recreational gymnastics
  • Competitive Dancer for over 10 years
  • Former Basketball Player

Mr Neville Ninja Director

Mr Neville Ninja Director

  • Working with children since 2014
  • Coaching since 2018
  • Very active and has a background in Martial Arts
  • Enjoys building bonds with students that help foster growth

Ms Alison Preschool Director

Ms Alison Preschool Director

  • Competitive Dancer for 13 years
  • Gymnast for 5 years
  • Experienced nanny & babysitter for over 5 years.

Ms Michelle Facility Manager

Ms Michelle Facility Manager

  • Gymnast for 12 years
  • Competitive Cheerleader for 7 years
  • Coached Cheerleading & Gymnastics for over 15 years.
  • BS in Recreation & Event Management University of Florida
  • MBA from Hofstra University

Ms. Danielle Pesale Developmental & IGC Director

Ms. Danielle Pesale Developmental & IGC Director

  • Worked for Gold Medal for over 6 years
  • Preschool Director for 2 years
  • Developmental Director for 2 years
  • Coaching gymnastics for 8 years
  • Gymnast for over 12 years
  • Competed USAG, USAIGC and Varsity Gymnastics

Levittown

Ms Danielle Office Manager

Ms Danielle Office Manager

  • Degree in Criminal Justice
  • Worked with GMGC since 2018

Mr David Co Party Director

Mr David Co Party Director

  • Attends FSC for Business Management
  • Ninja coach since 2020
  • All county Lacrosse player

Ms Allie Co Party Director

Ms Allie Co Party Director

  • Pursuing Degree in Sports Management
  • Competitive gymnast for 7 years, reaching level 9

Ms Kristina Recreational Director

Ms Kristina Recreational Director

  • Business management degree
  • Cheerleading coach for 8 years
  • Competitive cheerleader for 16 years

Ms Emily USAG Team & Developmental Director

Ms Emily USAG Team & Developmental Director

  • USAG Certified Coach
  • Competitive USAG gymnast for 10 years
  • Majoring in Sports Management at Farmingdale State College
  • 4 year Varsity Diver

Mr Cole Ninja Director & Facility Manager

Mr Cole Ninja Director & Facility Manager

  • College football player
  • ISSA Certified Personal Trainer
  • Sports management Major
  • Ninja instructor since 2018

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