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Jennifer O'keefe - Owner & Head Coach

Jen has been teaching gymnastics for over 35 years. She has taught all levels from tiny tots to advanced gymnasts.  Jen is also the head coach for the competitive team, and has the expertise to guide gymnasts successfully towards their gymnastics goals.  She has lead many gymnasts to Regional and National Competitions. She is the meet director for our USAG Sanctioned Competitions and is Director of Top Notch Gymnastics.

Favorite Gymnastics Event: Bars 

Favorite Food: Chinese 

Favorite Candy: Charleston Chew 

Favorite Movie: My Cousin Vinny 

Favorite Holiday: Christmas 

Favorite Color: Red 

Favorite Animal: Golden Doodle 

Fun Fact: "I can do my own nails"


Athena Spitaliere - Office Manager & Website Coordinator

Athena is our Office Manager and one of our Secretaries for about 15 years. She also designs and maintains our website. In addition, Athena is assistant to the meet director at our in-house competitions and personal assistant to Jen. She loves working at Top Notch because of the family atmosphere and working side by side with her BFF. Athena has loved the sport of gymnastics since her daughter was a competitive gymnast and now enjoys watching other children learn gymnastics. 

Favorite Gymnastics Event: Floor

Favorite Food: Italian Food 

Favorite Candy: Reeses Peanut Butter Cups

Favorite Movie: Anything thriller

Favorite Holiday: Christmas

Favorite Color: Blue 

Favorite Animal: My doggie 

Fun Fact: I was a team mom when my daughter was on team before I became a secretary


Deonna Krause - Secretary 

Deonna is one of our Secretaries and has been with us for over 15 years.  She assists with all office duties. Deonna has great experience with our gymnastics teams and can answer any questions you may have

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Competitive Team Coaches

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Julio Bernal 

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Paul Junior 


Melissa Giddings


Hayden Thigpen


Blaise Krause

Recreational Gymnastics Coaches


Kellen Brooks


Catherine Brantley


Sydney Krause


Cheyenne Christie


Cassidy Ellis


Amia Cheeseboro


Amya Cheeseboro


Daegan Angel

Top Notch Staff

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