UCLA head coach Valorie Kondos Field has positioned her Bruins as one of the premier programs in collegiate gymnastics with seven NCAA championships. Not only has she consistently recruited and coached some of the top talent in the world, but she has produced the results, totaling over 500 career regular season victories in her 28-year career.Read More
Coach of 11 Olympians. Canada (2), New Zealand (1) USA (8)
Won the USA Gymnastics Elite Choreographer of the Year 9 times.
Won the USA Gymnastics Elite Coach of the Year in 1985
A 2008 Stanford graduate with a degree in biology, she spent two years teaching prior to entering the coaching profession. Yim taught sixth grade in Charlestown, Massachusetts, as part of the Citizen Schools program and spent the next year teaching ninth grade in Los Angeles as part of Teach for America.Read More
Joanne Bowers, who throughout her career has guided athletes to the highest levels of collegiate women’s gymnastics, was named the sixth head coach in San José State gymnastics now 50-year history in August of 2018Read More
Meredith Paulicivic is heading into her second season as the head coach of the Ohio State women’s gymnastics program. She joined the Buckeye family in May 2017 and is the fifth head coach in Ohio State women’s gymnastics history.Read More
Kim Parsons Valenti, a former assistant at a pair of Division I programs, was named head coach of the Ursinus College gymnastics team in the summer of 2018.Read More
Jamie Wysong enters her sixth year as a member of the Southern Utah University Women’s Gymnastics staff. After spending her first two years as the Director of Gymnastics Operations, Wysong was promoted to full-time assistant coach ahead of the 2016 season.Read More
Jessa Hansen, formerly a coach at California and Head Over Heels Athletics Arts, joined the UC Davis women's gymnastics staff in June 2016. She works primarily with the beam squad while also serving the role of recruiting coordinator.Read More
After one year as Utah’s volunteer coach and choreographer, Carly Dockendorf was promoted to a full-time position as the team’s director of recruiting and player development in July.Read More
A former all-conference gymnast at Texas Woman’s University, Montalbano spent the past two years as a coach at Airborne Gymnastics. Montalbano coached all four events for levels 7-10 gymnasts, guiding her charges to an impressive run of success.Read More
Janelle McDonald, an accomplished club coach who boasts nearly two decades of experience, joined the Cal women's gymnastics coaching staff in Nov. 2018.
Donagene’s passion for our sport and involvement in gymnastics bridges 40+ years, with travel around the world as a coach, choreographer, and judge.Read More
Nicole Jennings is a licensed and certified athletic trainer, who just graduated with her Master's degree from West Chester University. She did gymnastics herself for 15 years, and she has an immense amount of experience with this sport. Most recently she was the athletic trainer for the Ursinus College gymnastics team from 2017-2019.Read More
Jill Hicks currently owns JH Consulting. JHC is an advising business for parents and gymnasts to help them navigate the college recruiting process. Prior to this Jill was an Elite gymnast, recruited to Oregon State University on a full athletic scholarship. Due to an injury, she became a college gymnastics coach. Jill was an assistantRead More