Meet the Staff

Office & Management Staff

Caitlyn - Staff & Rec Team Director

Year First involved in gymnastics: 1995

Year started at DMGC: 2013

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Rec Team

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "The family I have gained in the staff and the customers that have become dear friends over the years."

*USAG Safety Certified

Cory - XCEL Head Coach

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2010

Year started at DMGC: 2017

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Competitive Team

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "The family atmosphere"

*USAG Safety Certified

*USAG Professional Member

Diane - Competitive Team Administrator

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2001

Year started at DMGC: 2007

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love the interactions with parents and their kids"

Kelly - Office Manager

Year started at DMGC: 2011

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love that our staff really cares about one another and the DMGC families. it's rewarding to be able to interact with children and their parents."

 

Loree - Front Office

Loree graduated from the University of Hawaii with her Liberal Arts Degree She started gymnastics when she was five years old in Minnetonka, Minnesota.

She has owned two gymnastics clubs. One in Hawaii and the other in Florida with her husband. She is a National Rated Judge and has been judging women’s gymnastics competitions for 44 years.

Recently, Loree worked for USA Gymnastics for 23 years as the Director of Club Services that serviced over 3,500 Member Clubs. She was responsible for managing and marketing to clubs, the Member Club program, which was designed to help club owners with their business more effectively, increase enrollment, and achieve excellence in gymnastics instruction. She was in charge of National Gymnastics Day, business education, national marketing campaigns, club owners Business Forums and education for parents and coaches.

Loree believes, “Gymnastics offers children life lessons at an early age, from goal setting, time management to discipline, hard work and dedication. Gymnastics offers a fabulous foundation for any sport.” “I choose DMGC as they hold true to their mission statement and really care for their customers and employees. The Owner and management keeps up on the safety and education training, provides a clean facility and good equipment.”

USA Gymnastics University Certified Courses:

U101 Safety and Risk Management Certified
U100 Fundamentals of Gymnastics Training
U110 SafeSport Trained
U108 and U109 Pro Training: Adult and Child CPR, First Aid and AED Certified
U103 Gymnastics Fitness

USA Gymnastics University Rankings/Certifications
School of Business: Executive
Business Foundation Courses B201, 202, 301, 302, 401 and 402
B414 Managers and Directors Hands on Training

School of Recreational Gymnastics: Instructor

School of Competitive Gymnastics: Women’s Artistic Gymnastics: National Coach

School of Judging: Women’s Artistic Judge, Compulsory and National Rated

Mackenzie - Technical Director

Year First involved in gymnastics: 1987

Year started at DMGC: 2004

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love working on such a talented and diverse team.  The leadership work together to create a uniquely positive program that meets the needs of our customers! 

 

Morgan - General Manager

Year First involved in gymnastics: 1992

Year started at DMGC: 2005

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Rec Team, Tumbling & Pre-School

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love to see children develop confidence in gymnastics and in life.  I love seeing my mom when I go to work and coaching with my sister Madelyn!"

*USAG Safety Certified

 

Melanie - Pre-School Director

Year First involved in gymnastics: 1990

Year started at DMGC: 2011

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Kinderskills

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love helping children progress and reach their goals."

*USAG Safety Certified

Tarasae - Head Team Coach

Year First involved in gymnastics: 1996

Year started at DMGC: 2015

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Balance Beam

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "The positive attitude and energy the coaches and staff have while working with the kids"

*USAG Safety Certified

*USAG Professional Member

Coaching Staff

Carson

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2017

Year started at DMGC: 2017

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Pre-School

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love working with everyone. here at the gym. It's a big family and we genuinely care for each other. I love making kids laugh and to make sure they are having fun while they are learning gymnastics!"

*USAG Safety Certified

Claire

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2003

Year started at DMGC: 2014

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Floor

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "We are one big family here! We want kids to have fun while learning gymnastics. I love when kids achieve new skills. The smile on their face makes me love my job each and every day."

 

Emily

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2001

Year started at DMGC: 2020

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Pre-School

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "The different kids I get to teach and be involved with each and every day.  I love teaching them life lessons through gymnastics."

*USAG Safety Certified

Faith

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2005

Year started at DMGC: 2016

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Competitive Gymnastics

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "That we are a family. All the kids love it here. Dana is a wonderful owner to work for."

*USAG Safety Certified

Kaylie

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2010

Year started at DMGC: 2017

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Competitive Team

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "The family atmosphere"

Kendal

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2007

Year started at DMGC: 2019

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Pre-School & Beginners

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love the community and the positive energy each day no matter the circumstance."

 

Kierra

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2009

Year started at DMGC: 2020

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Floor

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I appreciate and love how inclusive DMGC is. The entire facility does a fantastic job at making each new person feel like this is where they belong."

 

Lexi

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2006

Year started at DMGC: 2018

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Pre-School

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love building relationships with the kids and getting them to love the sport."

Madelyn

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2000

Year started at DMGC: 2016

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Rec Team Levels 2-4 & Pre-School

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love to work in an environment where I'm surrounded by children who constantly remind me to enjoy the little things in life. I enjoy seeing each child improve and gain confidence as they figure out what their strengths are in the sport."

*USAG Safety Certified

 

Madison

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2008

Year started at DMGC: 2018

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Pre-School

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "There are many things to love about DMGC, but one of my favorite things is how positive the environment and staff are."

*USAG Safety Certified

 

Makiah

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2006

Year started at DMGC: 2017

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Balance Beam

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love getting to watch the excitement of gymnasts when their hard work pays off and they get a new skill! I enjoy helping each individual child reach their gymnastics goals. I love getting to work in the friendly and welcoming environment at DMGC."

*USAG Safety Certified

 

Missy

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2005

Year started at DMGC: 2007

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Beginner

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love how excited my students get after they get a skill. It makes me very happy for them!"

 *USAG Safety Certified

Nathan

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2007

Year started at DMGC: 2019

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Intermediate Boys

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love to teach the fundamentals and basics of gymnastics to kids while they are young so that they are set up for a successful gymnastics career."

 

Paul Luis

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2016

Year started at DMGC: 2018

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Ninja & Boys Gymnastics

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love helping kids learn new skills!"

 *USAG Safety Certified

Raigan

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2009

Year started at DMGC: 2020

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Pre-School

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love the energy here at DMGC! Everyone comes in excited and prepared to teach in a positive environment."

 

Reagan

Reagan has been at DMGC for 2 years and is a very popular pre-school instructor. She has a background in gymnastics and tumbling.

Sophia K.

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2005

Year started at DMGC: 2015

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Beam & Adv. Beginner classes

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love when my students are excited to see me! It makes me feel good knowing that I am able to make them better as gymnastics"

*USAG Safety Certified

Sue

Year First involved in gymnastics: 1975

Year started at DMGC: 2009

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Tramp & Tumbling Rec Team

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: 

*USAG Safety Certified

Taylor D.

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2006

Year started at DMGC: 2017

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Pre-School

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love the children and the environment at DMGC"

Taylor M.

Year First involved in gymnastics: 1996

Year started at DMGC: 2020

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Team, Tumbling

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "I love how willing everyone is to help out. It has more of a family dynamic"

*USAG Safety Certified

Will

Year First involved in gymnastics: 2015

Year started at DMGC: 2016

Favorite Class, Event or Age Group to Coach: Tumbling, All ages

Favorite thing about working at DMGC: "You are part of a family here. Whether you are on staff, taking classes, or part of team, everyone here welcomes you."

*USAG Safety Certified