CHARLENE BAKER

3 years rec class instructor

FAVORITE COLOR: Red

FAVORITE FOOD: BBQ!

FAVORITE MOVIE: The Goonies

– Spending time with my family camping, hunting and fishing!

“I always love to watch them grow and learn new things!”

FLANNERY BURKE

1 year rec class instructor

FAVORITE COLOR: Purple

FAVORITE FOOD: Mexican food!

FAVORITE MOVIE: Tangled

– Cheering for my high school, Walsh Jesuit, and for World Elite!

“Seeing every student in my class learn new skills and having fun!”

KELLY CRAIG

7 years coaching

FAVORITE COLOR: Pink

FAVORITE FOOD: Seafood

– Love cuddling with my dog, walking around Target and crafting!

“Watching kids progress and become more self-confident. It’s extremely rewarding to become such an influential part in a child’s youth.”

LAURA DUDLEY

Owner; Been coaching cheer for 33 years.

FAVORITE COLOR: Green

FAVORITE FOOD: Italian

FAVORITE MOVIE: Too many to list!

– I enjoy working out with my friends but everyone knows my favorite pastime is SHOPPING!

“I love seeing the excitement on their face when they have reached a goal, overcome a hurdle or just the pure joy of being involved. They keep you young!”

GINO DIGUILIO

8 year coaching

FAVORITE COLOR: Black

FAVORITE FOOD: Anything Mexican!

– I enjoy working out, spending time with friends and taking as many naps as possible!

“I love the passion they have for the sport and the passion they have for each other! They have goals and dreams set and I get to help them achieve that!”

RACHEL DELESK

Coaching competitive cheerleading and gymnastics for the past 18 years.

FAVORITE COLOR: Teal blue

FAVORITE FOOD: Mexican

FAVORITE MOVIE: Meet Joe Black

– I love spending time with my family and friends doing things outdoors, watching my kids in sports, and just relaxing and having a good laugh.

“Helping them learn, grow and develop skills all while trying to teach them important life lessons! I have such a special bond with so many of my athletes and I treasure every one of them!”

MOLLY DUDLEY

7 years coaching & teaching classes

FAVORITE COLOR: Blue

FAVORITE FOOD: I LOVE fries 🙂

FAVORITE MOVIE: Mean Girls (but love the T.V show FRIENDS)

– Trying new restaurants and being in Cleveland!

“Getting to know every kid in class every day and watching them progress over time!”

SARAH DUDLEY

12 years coaching cheer & dance industry

FAVORITE COLOR: Blue

FAVORITE FOOD: I love all food but pizza is a great go-to!

FAVORITE MOVIE: How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days

– Love spending time with friends & family

“I love seeing the growth in young athletes who gain new skills.”

PAT FOGARTY

All Star Director; Owner

FAVORITE COLOR: Blue

FAVORITE FOOD: Pizza

FAVORITE MOVIE: The Labrynth

– Spending time with my family and friends!

“Shaping today’s cheerleaders into tomorrow’s leaders is what I love most. Being a small part of their own paths to success! ”

JULIE FRASE

Customer Service

FAVORITE COLOR: Pink

FAVORITE FOOD: Roast

FAVORITE MOVIE: Tommy Boy

– Love being with family!

JOEY FUENTES

3 years coaching experience

FAVORITE COLOR: Glitter

FAVORITE FOOD: Chipotle

FAVORITE MOVIE: West Side Story

– Attending musicals, spending time with my niece & running!

“Gaining relationships with every athlete and seeing the joy and happiness on their faces when they’re here!”

AJ GANIM

Owner; been coaching All Star since 1999.

FAVORITE COLOR: Depends on the season!

FAVORITE FOOD: Sushi or Mexican

FAVORITE MOVIE: Shawshank Redemption

– Although it doesn’t treat me well, I enjoy golf.

“Growing up in a gym, I saw the magnitude and impact that a sport and coaches have on someone’s life. The opportunity to help guide and mentor the upcoming generations, in sports and activities that I love, is what makes me want to get to work everyday!”

ALYSSA GARRETT

Customer Service/Class Instructor

1 year with WE Kids & previous dance and tumbling instructor

FAVORITE FOOD: Sushi

FAVORITE COLOR: Purple

FAVORITE MOVIE: Guardians of the Galaxy

– Working out, mountain biking, rock climbing, doing anything outside that keeps me moving with my family.

“I love helping kids grow as a confident individuals with high self esteem and who believe in themselves. A child who believes they can do anything is unstoppable.”

CARYN HALE

Owner

FAVORITE COLOR: Yellow

FAVORITE FOOD: My mother’s homemade cinnamon rolls!

– Spending time with my family!

“I love being Gramma Caryn to all these kids and getting hugs and high fives. ”

JENNY KRAINESS

Rec Director and Head Team Gymnastics Coach

12 Years of experience coaching preschool, compulsory and optionals

FAVORITE FOOD: Mexican

FAVORITE COLOR: Purple

FAVORITE MOVIE: The Wedding Singer

– Spending time with my family and friends. I also really enjoy reading and shopping!

“I feel very fortunate to be able to watch the children in our program grow from toddlers to teenagers.”

JOSH LAMKA

17 years tumbling instructor/assistant coach

FAVORITE FOOD: Mexican & Italian

FAVORITE MOVIE: University Blues & Harry Potter Series

– Enjoys working out, going to dinner and being with friends & family!

“I love seeing kids progress through the years. Seeing their smile on their face when they get a new skill is priceless.”

KLAY LAWLER

5 years coaching experience

FAVORITE COLOR: Green

FAVORITE FOOD: PIZZA…for sure.

FAVORITE MOVIE: Star Trek

– Binge watch Netflix & shopping

“Watching them grow and learning from their successes & mistakes.”

VIC LIEU

10 years – tumbling, gymnastics & cheer

FAVORITE MOVIE: MoAna & Top Gun

FAVORITE FOOD: Pho (Vietnamese Soup!)

– Love DIY projects! Working out is always fun!

“They’re energy! Every child has a unique way of seeing the world and I love learning from them.”

MADI MARIOLA

Cheer & Gymnastics class instructor for 3 years

FAVORITE COLOR: Blue

FAVORITE FOOD: Peanut Butter

– Loves working out and travelling to visit and see new places!

“Seeing kids every day in class super happy and having fun!”

SEARA MOOK

Coaching over 3 years team gymnastics

FAVORITE COLOR: Purple

FAVORITE FOOD: LOVE fruit!

– Love spending time with my family and yoga!

“Passing on my knowledge and love for the sport to each athlete is the best feeling.”

EMILY PERRY

1 year coaching & teaching classes

FAVORITE COLOR: Pink

FAVORITE FOOD: Tacos

FAVORITE MOVIE: Hairspray

– Loves to hang out and spend time with family and friends!

“Seeing the enjoyment and happiness the kids get from being in class!”

LINDSAY PRICE

13 years of All-Star coaching. (3 years of middle school & high school)

FAVORITE COLOR: Turquoise

FAVORITE FOOD: Steak

– Loves to spend time with her kids riding roller coasters! Bonfires & time with family!

“Seeing kids reach their full potential and being a positive influence on their life!”

TYLER RETTERER

2 years coaching & teaching classes (4 years with UCA)

FAVORITE FOOD: I LOVE PIZZA!

FAVORITE MOVIE: Grease

– I love to play with my dog, Penny 🙂

“I always love to see kids accomplish their goals and them get excited to tell me a fun story.”

JERIKA SCHIRF

3 years gymnastics class instructor

FAVORITE MOVIE: Forest Gump

FAVORITE FOOD: Pancakes!

– I love to run, read and cook!

“They’re always putting a smile on my face and make my days better every time I come to each class!”

SARAH TEDRICK

13 years of Rec Gymnastics and tumbling classes 12 years of all star Cheer

FAVORITE COLOR: Black

FAVORITE FOOD: Pizza & Mexican!

FAVORITE MOVIE: High School Musical 1, 2 & 3

– Spending time and making memories with my two children and husband! Surrounding myself with close family and friends and I always love creating new relationships and making new friends!

“Seeing what a child can accomplish from start to finish!! ”

RACHEL VALLI

10 years coaching experience

FAVORITE COLOR: Blue

FAVORITE FOOD: Mashed Potatoes with Gravy

– Sleep & spend time with family!

“I love being able to watch them grow and evolve from having no skills to gaining so many – it’s very rewarding as a coach!”

GARY WHIPKEY

Owner

FAVORITE COLOR: Purple

FAVORITE FOOD: Pizza

FAVORITE MOVIE: All The Right Moves

– Spend time with my family and racing also hunting working in my yard.

“I love seeing the smiles on the kids faces.”

JORDYN WHIPKEY

Marketing

FAVORITE COLOR: Green

FAVORITE FOOD: Chips & Dip

FAVORITE MOVIE: Tommy Boy

– Spending time with my husband, going to sporting events, working out and going out to eat!

“The kids that come through our facility are the future. I love watching them grow as not only athletes but young adults.”

WANDA WHIPKEY

Owner; CEO. Coaching kids for 24 years in some fashion

FAVORITE COLOR: Blue

FAVORITE FOOD: Ice Cream

FAVORITE MOVIE: Tommy Boy & Remember The Titans

–Spending time with family, reading, and enjoying the amazing blessings God has provided me.

“Watching their eyes light up when they accomplished something they truly thought they could never do. Getting on their level and listening to their story of the day…you can get lost in lots of joy by listening to a child speak. ”

ROMELL WILLIAMS

13 years coaching High School; 8 years competitive

FAVORITE COLOR: Blue

FAVORITE FOOD: Friend Chicken

FAVORITE MOVIE: The Color Purple

– Love spending time with family & singing in my church choir!

“I love seeing kids progress in both skills and life!”

TINA WILLIS

Customer Service

FAVORITE COLOR: Purple

FAVORITE FOOD: Chinese Food

FAVORITE MOVIE: The Blind Side

– Being a mom! I love to play softball. I love the outdoors, fishing, hunting and camping. I love watching Football and NASCAR and spending time at the race track supporting my favorite local driver, My husband!

“ I LOVE seeing a child learn. The look in their eyes when they ‘get it’ is priceless and inspirational.”

SAM ZENK

3 years gymnastics class instructor

FAVORITE COLOR: Maroon

FAVORITE FOOD: Mac & Cheese and Chinese food

– I love cheering for World Elite, shopping and watching Grey’s Anatomy!

“I love seeing kids enjoy what they’re doing and watching them improve! I think I get just as excited as the kids do when they get a new skill!”

KATY FOGARTY

Been coaching since 1995 – gymnastics, tumbling & cheerleading

FAVORITE COLOR: Green, all shades!

FAVORITE MOVIE: Sing! (with my daughter Everly)

FAVORITE FOOD: Mexican

– I love hanging with my daughter Everly and spending time with my family and shopping when I can! 🙂

“I love finding new ways to challenge ourselves and grow together!”

AISHA DAVIS

15 years coaching in Miami, FL. 5 seasons with the Miami Marlins. Currently coaching Cleveland Gladiators

FAVORITE COLOR: Pink or Purple

FAVORITE FOOD: Popcorn

FAVORITE MOVIE: Forest Gump

– Catching up with family and friends!

“Seeing the progress each child makes. I love to see the different growth in each athlete!”

HANNAH MOORELAND

Been an assistant coach for Hudson Hawks Cheerleading

FAVORITE COLOR: Purple

FAVORITE FOOD: Pasta

FAVORITE MOVIE: Can’t Buy Love

– Spend time with my friends and family

“I love helping kids get stronger to help achieve their future goals as well as seeing them grow as people!”

TIM SIWICKI

All Star Cheer Manager Tallmadge – School & Rec Director

Cheerleading & tumbling for 11 years.

FAVORITE FOOD: Pizza!

FAVORITE COLOR: Blue

FAVORITE MOVIE: The Holiday

– Spending time with my family and friends!

“I love seeing the look on a child’s face when they get a new skill. The skills we attempt to do are not easy and to see the look of happiness and success on their face makes this job all worth it in the end.”

ROGER BERNARD

17 years cheerleading & tumbling coach

FAVORITE COLOR: Clear

FAVORITE FOOD: Anything grilled!

FAVORITE MOVIE: Great Debators

– I like to stunt, work out, BBQ and relax with family!

“I love helping kids hit milestones that they set out to conquer. Seeing kids accomplish goals they set is a feeling that never gets too old.”

OSTA ATCHISON

Youth/High School cheer coach & UDA staff instructor

FAVORITE COLOR: Pink

FAVORITE FOOD: Ravioli

FAVORITE MOVIE: All scary movies!

– Spending time with friends & family!

“I love the excitement in their eyes when they perform a new skill!”

DARRYL CHAJON

10 years gymnastics; 3 years stunt & tumbling

FAVORITE COLOR: Purple

FAVORITE FOOD: Sushi

FAVORITE MOVIE: Rush Hour or Happy Gilmore

– Lift, stunt & relax!

“Learning more about them personally and finding out how they learn best!”

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