Kara Reid

Kara Reid

Kara has been working at BIG since September of 2009, but has been around the sport of gymnastics since the age of five and has a great deal of coaching experience.

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Dana Willmeng

Dana Willmeng

Dana has been coaching gymnastics for over a decade. She started out as a gymnast herself and competed for 13 years. She was a 3 time Level 10 National Qualifier. She started coaching

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Mike Hauser

Mike Hauser

Mike or Coach Mikey, as he is known in the gym, coaches everything from recreational classes to our Junior Olympic team. Mike has experience coaching many children activities and flourishes

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Lauren Mapes

Lauren Mapes

Coach Lauren has worked at BIG since 2007. Lauren is our office manager and in charge of all promotional and marketing programs at BIG in addition to coaching recreational classes. 

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Lynn Lyons

Lynn Lyons

Lynn has worked at BIG since we opened!  She is one of the crucial members of our team.  Lynn is one of the BIG Classic's Meet Assistants

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Patrick Kenny

Patrick Kenny

Coach Patrick was a 3 year Varsity gymnast at Hinsdale South and captain of the Men's team in 2012.  He competed as a floor and vault specialist and was a 3

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Samantha Lyons

Samantha Lyons

Coach Samantha was a dancer for over 20 years!  Currently, Coach Samantha is one of our recreational instructors, as well as, one of our Xcel Team coaches. Samantha brings passion

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Steph Young

Steph Young

Coach Steph has a great wealth of knowledge that she brings to both our recreational and Xcel programs with over 11 years of coaching experience.  She was a former gymnast

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Shannon Koridek

Shannon Koridek

Coach Shannon started her gymnastics career as a young child and continued on with that career into high school, where she also competed as a Varsity diver for 4 years. 

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Katie Coy

Katie Coy

Coach Katie has an extensive background in athletics!  She was in karate for 13 years and was a recreational and competitive cheerleader for 6 years where she won a National Championship

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