Our Team

Coaches & Staff

Champion Gymnastics is honored to have some of the best gymnastics coaches training your children in the region.

Jason Button
Team Director - Level 5-10 Head Floor Coach
I have over 24 years of experience with children both as a Competitive Gymnastics coach and a...
Ricia Story
Level 4-10 Head Beam Coach & Girls Team Compolsory Director
I started coaching when I was 18 in Chicago with an affinity for the balance beam and the desire...
Karim Elatroush
Girls Level 5-10 Bar Coach & 8-10 Vault Coach
He hails from Egypt where he graduated from Suez canal university with a degree in Gymnastics...
Abbey Gilbert
Level 4-7 Vault Coach
I started gymnastics at the age of 3 and retired at the age of 16 as a level 9 at champion. I...
Liliya Khasin
Level 2-10 Dance Coach & In-House Choreographer
Liliya graduated in 1982 in Ukraine with a degree in Physical Education for Sports. In her...
Amy Kah
Level 4 Bar Coach
My name is Amasetta (Amy) Kah. I have been coaching gymnastics for 20 years. I was a level 9/10...
Katelyn Cox
Level 3 Beam Coach
I’m Katelyn, and I have been involved in competitive gymnastics for over 10 years. I competed...
Melanie Ann Drees
 Xcel Silver, Xcel Gold, Xcel Platinum, & Pre-Team A Coach
Hi! My name is Melanie and I am from Louisville Kentucky. I started gymnastics when I was 4...
Christine Langston
Level 2 SR Beam Coach
I was on the team for Champion Gymnastics for 15 years. By the end of my club gymnastics career...
Jillian Slavich
Girls Level 3 Floor Coach
I grew up in a suburb of Chicago, Il where I first started coaching gymnastics when I was just...
Jim Slavich
Girls Level 2 JR & 3 Coach
I grew up in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. My gymnastics career started when I was freshman...
Katie Everette
Level 1 JR & Pre-Team A Coach
I began coaching gymnastics in 1993 at East County Gymnastics in California. I moved to...
Allison Leef
Level 1B Coach
I started gymnastics around the age of 7 and competed through middle school. I then became a...
Alexa Klusman
Level 2 Sr Coach
I started gymnastics at the age of 5 and retired from my competitive career at Champion...
Leah Bosworth
Girls Level 2 SR
started competing at the age of 9 and continued until I was 18. I was the KY State Level 5...
Kadeam Cross
Boys Team Director and Head Boys Coach Levels 3-8
Kadeam hails from Marysville, Ohio where he competed as a level 10 gymnast. When he entered in...
Tatum Melhorn
Level 2 Jr Coach
I started at All About Kids when I was 5 1/2 years old and then moved to the Team Gym where I...
Ellie Carrico
Level 1A Coach
I began training with SIGS at the age of three. With 17 years of experience, I am a retired...
Erika Brown
Level 4 Beam Coach
I grew up in St. Louis where I discovered my love for gymnastics. I competed for a few years...
Jacque Mabry
Girls Level 3 & 4 Coach
Gymnastics has always been a part of my life since I was 4 years old. Most of my gymnastics...
Heather Stevens
Girls Level 1 & Pre-Team Coach
started gymnastics around the age of 5. I was a competitive cheerleader on an All-Star Squad...
Sydney Mason
Girls Level Pre-Team, Level 1 & Level 2
I have spent over half my life at Champion Gymnastics. I started gymnastics at Champion at age...
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