Our Coaches

Carissa Baldwin

Owner             

Recreational and competitive gymnastics coach
USAG Professional Member
USAG Safety Certified
Safe Sport Certified by Team USA
Kinder Accreditation for Teachers Certified
Movement Education Lesson Plan Development Certified
CPR/First Aid Certified
Gymnastics choreographer
National and Regional USA Gymnastics Congress Attendee
B.A. in Public Relations
Former Level 8 Gymnast
Former high school and college cheerleader
Coaching since 2000

 

Khary     Davis

Gymnastics Team Director

Recreational and competitive gymnastics coach
USAG Professional Member
USAG Safety Certified
Safe Sport Certified by Team USA
CPR/First Aid Certified
Regional USA Gymnastics Congress Attendee
4-time Virginia State Champion
2 time AAU Junior Olympic National Team member
Coaching since 2005



Erica Campaigne

Virginia Gems Director

All Star Cheer coach levels 1-6
Cheer, Dance and gymnastics choreographer
AACCA certified
B.A. in Theater
Former JMU and Bridgewater college cheer coach
State Champion high school choreographer
Best Choreography award recipient
Coach of the year nominee 2013
UDA’s Coaches Leadership Award recipient
National Champion Titles 2011, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18
Featured Choreography at Disneyland, Phoenix Suns' and Globetrotters' Half Time Shows
Owner of Southern Charm cheerleading 2009-2014
Coaching since 2000
 

Bethany Allgood

Head Coach Team

Recreational and competitive gymnastics coach
USAG Instructor Member
CPR/First Aid Certified
National and Regional USA Gymnastics Congress Attendee
Former Level 4 Gymnast
B.A. in Psychology
12 years of child care experience
Coaching since 2012

Ernest Cheatham

Head Coach Team

Recreational and competitive gymnastics coach
USAG Professional Member
USAG Safety Certified
Safe Sport Certified by Team USA
CPR/First Aid Certified
Former gymnastics Program Director
4-time National Champion
Featured in Sports Illustrated 
B/A. in Political Science 
Coaching since 2000

Nathan   Lilley

Head Coach Cheer

Recreational and competitive cheer coach
All Star Cheer coach Levels 1-6
Tumbling Director at Southern Charm cheerleading 2009-2014
Head Coach for All Star teams winning multiple National Titles
ECDA certified
Served as Panel and Technical Judge at competitions
Several national titles won as a cheerleader including his undefeated IOC Level 6 team
Former George Mason University cheerleader
Coaching since 2006


Tori Anderson

Head Coach Team

Recreational and competitive gymnastics coach
USAG Professional member
USAG Safety Certified
CPR/First Aid Certified
Former Level 8 Gymnast
Coaching since 2017

 

Angela Gwathney

Head Coach Team

Recreational and competitive gymnastics coach
USAG Professional member
USAG Safety Certified
Safe Sport Certified by Team USA
CPR/First Aid Certified
Former Level 6 Gymnast
Regional USA Gymnastics Congress Attendee
Varsity Gymnast, Cheerleader and Dancer
Studied Business at W & M and Psychology at Regent 
Resort Activities and Kids Club Coordinator
Resort Entertainment Director
Coaching since 2015

Sierra     Heath

Head Coach Rec

Recreational gymnastics coach
Former recreational gymnast
Former Level 3 All-Star cheerleader
6 years on child care experience
Coaching since 2013

Ashleigh Eckstein

Executive Assistant

Recreational and competitive cheer coach
17 years cheering experience
B.A. from Longwood University
Several national titles won as a cheerleader
Former Longwood cheerleader
Served as Assistant Choreographer for her local high school cheer teams
Coaching since 2012

Abby Spangler

Head Coach Rec

Recreational gymnastics coach
Former Level 7 gymnast
Current VCU student
Coaching since 2015

Madison Schumacher

Head Coach Rec

Recreational gymnastics coach
Former NKGC competitive gymnast
Coaching since 2015

Sarah    Bostic

Recreational and competitive gymnastics coach
USAG Professional Member
USAG Safety Certified 
Safe Sport Certified by Team USA
CPR/First Aid Certified
Regional USA Gymnastics Congress Attendee
Former Level 4 All-Star Cheerleader
4H camp counselor for 4 years
Current college student
Coaching since 2010

Ashley Ohschlager

Recreational and competitive gymnastics coach
Gymnastics choreographer
Former Level 9 Gymnast
Former college cheerleader
Coaching since 2010

Kristin Carrique

Recreational and competitive gymnastics coach
USAG Professional Member
USAG Safety Certified
CPR/First Aid Certified
Coaching since 2005
Former gymnastics Program Director
Former gymnastics Office Manager
Masters of Teaching from VCU
B/A. in Interdisciplinary studies with a concentration in liberal studies for early and elementary education
Coaching since 2002