Girls' Junior Olympic and XCEL coaches

We are proud to have a fantastic coaching staff.  Four of our coaches are USAG certified judges, all have experience as a gymnast, and some have nearly 20 years of gymnastics experience between competing and coaching. With this level of expertise, we know what it takes to not only do well, but to win.


 
 
Girls Team Director & Head Coach

Girls Team Director & Head Coach

Natalie

Gymnastics is Natalie's life. Coaching since age 16, she now has over 10 years of coaching experience and is a level 10 USAG certified judge. As our team director and Optional head coach, Natalie is the brain of our operation. She is committed to making our program the best it can be in order to help each girl fulfill their full potential as gymnasts and young women.

 
Girls JO Team Assistant Head Coach

Girls JO Team Assistant Head Coach

Meghan

With over nine years of coaching experience and certified as a USAG level 9 judge, Meghan knows gymnastics. Her infectious laugh and award-winning personality round out the package. As assistant head coach, Meghan will help your daughter achieve her full potential.

 
Coach level

Coach level

Amber Walker

Gymnastics has always been a part of Amber’s life. Starting with rec and continuing on through high school gymnastics, she brings lots of real world experience to the team.

 
Girls JO Team Coach

Girls JO Team Coach

Jennifer

Jennifer has over 10 years of experience coaching gymnastics and is a certified USAG judge through level 5. She works mainly with our compulsory levels 1 - 5 and sometimes with our beginning optionals. She loves the sport of gymnastics and is passionate about instilling confidence and strength into young kids.

 
Girls JO Team Coach

Girls JO Team Coach

Johanna (Yo-haw-nah)

Whether she’s coaching or managing the recreational program, Johanna is always helping our gymnasts to succeed. Her wide gamut of experience from teaching preschool to coaching team makes Johanna a well-rounded coach and a valuable member of our team.

 
Girls Compulsory & XCEL Team Coach

Girls Compulsory & XCEL Team Coach

MyKelle

With 16 years of experience as a gymnast competing through level 10, MyKelle knows gymnastics. She is passionate about helping those she coaches conquer their fears and become strong young women. She is also a very accomplished performer. 

 
Girls Compulsory & XCEL Team Coach

Girls Compulsory & XCEL Team Coach

Nadia

Nadia is from Meridian, Idaho. She competed through JO level 8. She is passionate about coaching gymnastics because she loves the sport; it has made her the person she is today and she loves helping young gymnasts succeed. Nadia has been coaching at Danik since 2014. She coaches compulsory levels 1 - 5 as well as all XCEL divisions.

 

 
Coach level

Coach level

Gwendolyn

 
Girls Coach

Girls Coach

Shelby

Girls Compulsory & XCEL Team Coach

Girls Compulsory & XCEL Team Coach

Alexis

Alexis puts her heart into everything she does. It shows in her school work as well as at the gym. Being a little younger than the other team coaches helps the girls connect easily with her. She applies her gymnastics skills and book smarts to deliver the best coaching experience she can for our gymnasts.

 

Johanna

Whether she’s coaching or managing the recreational program, Johanna is always helping our gymnasts to succeed. Her wide gamut of experience from teaching preschool to coaching team makes Johanna a well-rounded coach and a valuable member of our team.