Meet Our Staff!
  
Kaitlyn Barone
I began gymnastics in 1992 and am currently coaching Pre-School and Girls classes.  I graduated from Niagara University in 2014 with a degree in Early Childhood Education.  I am also a fitness trainer and can teach multiple formats such as Zumba, Pilates, Cardio, and Circuit Training.

Evan Bylewski
Evan began coaching in 2007 and will be coaching our boys classes and team.  He loves to cook, exercise, and spending time with family friends.  He loves being in the gym and helping his athletes succeed! 

Stephany Facklam
I am a member of the Xcel program here at Greater Buffalo and have been on team for several years.  I began coaching in 2013 and work with classes and the lower level teams.  I also play field hockey at Starpoint High School.
 
Christina Gong
I began gymnastics in 1997 and started coaching in 2010.  I graduated from UB with a degree in exercise science.  I am also a personal trainer and in addition to working with our classes and teams as a coach, I have also been working on strength training and conditioning with the teams.
 
Gage Greiner
I have been involved in gymnastics for 15 years, all of which have been here at Greater Buffalo Gymnastics Center.  I was a member of the boys team here for 13 years.  I have been coaching since 2010 and work with all levels of girls and boys.  I attend UB as an accounting major and also enjoy jet skiing, snowmobiling, and fishing.

Gabrielle Greiner
I have been a dancer at Spezio's since 2001 and began teaching dance in 2010.  I work on dance with the competitive teams.  I have been a member of the Spezio's Competitive Dance Team and attend Starpoint High School.

Shauna Krege
I started taking gymnastics in 1995 and in 2012 began coaching.  I work with Greater Buffalo's Level 3 & 4 teams.  I majored in finance at SUNY Fredonia.  Outside the gym I enjoy hiking with my dogs, snowboarding, reading, and working out.

Allyson Long
In 1992 I began taking gymnastics classes in Dunmonte, PA.  I started coaching in 2006 and work with the Optional Teams here.  I studied Athletic Training & Health Science at SUNY Brockport and Physical Therapy at Daemen College.  In my free time I love running, shopping, and eating chocolate!

Natalie Maranto
I started taking gymnastics in 1997 and am currently coaching the Level 1 & 2 team.  I currently attend Mount Saint Mary's Academy for nursing and outside the gym enjoy working out and spending time with friends and family.
 
Megan McInerney
In 2013 I began coaching tumbling classes after starting gymnastics in 1996.  At UB I am in grad school studying Social Studies Education.  Outside of the gym I enjoy Zumba Fitness classes and being outdoors.
  
Stephanie Meholick
I started gymnastics here at Greater Buffalo in 1997 and moved into coaching in 2009.  I currently work with Girls classes and have a degree in Childhood Education.  I am currently in grad school and also enjoy traveling, shopping, and going bike riding.

Judd Penetrante
I started gymnastics in 1982 and coaching in 2006.  I can coach all levels and teams and currently teach in North Tonawanda.  Outside the gym I enjoy hockey, fishing, golf, and watching my two daughters compete on the Greater Buffalo optional team.
 
Liz Thomas
I began doing gymnastics in 1995 and began coaching in 2009.  I can coach pre-school through Level 9and am majoring in exercise sports studies at D'Youville.  Outside of the gym I enjoy traveling and hanging out with friends.
 
Caila Wagar
I am currently a Level 9 gymnast here at Greater Buffalo and began assistant coaching classes in 2013.  I attend Williamsville East High School and am also on their Varsity gymnastics team.

Christina Williams
I have been coaching gymnastics since 2003 and started myself at the age of 3.  I coach pre-school to Level 3, have an art education degree, and teach at St. Amelia.  In my free time I enjoy running, swimming, hiking, and camping.

Elliot Wittenberg
I started gymnastics in 2000 and am currently on the Level 10 Boys Team here at Greater Buffalo.  I have five state titles and one regional title.  I started assisting classes this year and attend Kenmore West High School.  Outside the gym I enjoy fishing, biking, and boating.

Lindsay Yaeger
I did gymnastics for 6 years and have been coaching since 2005.  I work with all level classes and our teams up through Level 3.  I attend UB for Occupational Therapy.  Outside of the gym I enjoy camping, fishing, and skiing with my family and friends.