Meet Our Team

Children’s gymnastics and tumbling programs Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH
At Flippers Gym, our team of gymnastic instructors, administrators and support staff work hard to provide safe, engaging, fun, and beneficial gymnastic lessons to children in Avon, OH. Our staff has earned a number of accolades and qualifications, and is comprised of former competitive gymnasts, former competitive coaches,USA Gymnastic Safety Certified professionals, former professional cheerleaders, KAT Certified teachers, and Professional and Instructor USA Gymnastic Members.

To learn more about Flippers Gym Programs and to speak with one of our knowledgeable staff members, don’t hesitate and call us today at 440-937-4496.

Owner Kris Sharer at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Kris Sharer

Owner

Kris began Little Flippers Gym Program through the Avon Parks Department in 2001. She was previously a gymnast and Ohio State University Cheerleader. Kris has taught gymnastics and cheerleading for over 30 years.

Instructor Angela Janos at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Angela Janos

Gymnastics and Tumbling

Angela has taught classes at Flippers for 10 years. She is USAG Safety Certified and has Health and Fitness for Kids certification.

Instructor Kim McMorrow at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Kim McMorrow

Office Manager

Kim is USAG Safety Certified and has worked at Flippers for 8 years. She has a business degree and a teaching degree.

Instructor Julie Sansone at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Julie Sansone

Preschool

Julie is a former gymnast and cheerleader and has taught preschool gymnastics at Flippers for 10 years. Julie doubles as a dental hygienist on her days away from the gym.

Instructor Cece Carlson at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Cece Carlson

Preschool

Cece is a well-loved pre-school teacher and is in her fourth year teaching at Flippers.

Instructor Leah McDermott at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Leah McDermott

Gymnastics and Tumbling

Leah is a former competitive gymnast and is USAG Safety Certified. She has a degree in Dietetics. Leah coordinates and runs all of the birthday parties at Flippers.

Instructor Rachel Wynn at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Rachel Wynn

Gymnastics and Tumbling

Rachel is new to Flippers this year, but has 21 years of experience teaching gymnastics! She is USAG Safety Certified and also has USAG’s KAT training. Rachel is also a USAG judge.

Instructor Megan at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Megan

Megan is USAG Safety Certified and in her second year at Flippers. Additionally she is the JV cheer coach for Avon and has a degree in Anthropology. Megan took classes at Flippers for many years and played Collegiate Division I soccer. Gymnastics is the best foundational sport!

Instructor Maddie Bierek at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Maddie Bierek

Maddie is a junior at Elyria Catholic High School. She is a varsity cheerleader who started tumbling at Flippers when she was just 3 years old. This is her second year teaching.

Instructor Faye at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Faye

Faye is a former gymnast from Flippers and is a student at Avon High School.

Instructor Ella at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Ella

Ella has been tumbling at Flippers since she was 5 years old. She is an Avon High School cheerleader and aspires to be a school teacher in the future.

Instructor Maddie Baughman at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Maddie Baughman

Maddie has been a high level gymnast and cheerleader since the age of 5 and has loved teaching kids gymnastics along the way. She is excited to start her 2nd year at Flippers.

Instructor Kaylyn at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Kaylyn

This is Kaylyn ‘s second year working at Flippers Gym Program. She has 13 years of gymnastics experience and has done 7 years of competitive gymnastics.

Instructor Cindy at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Cindy

Cindy is a USAG Certified teacher for preschool gymnastics, and has been teaching for over 25 yrs. She has also worked in the Avon Lake school system as a substitute teacher, and loves working with kids!!

Instructor Anna at Flippers Gym Program in Avon, OH

Anna

Anna was a competitive gymnast for 9 years, and has been cheering for Avon Lake ever since. She loves tumbling and helping the kids learn new skills