Kathy VUSAG Team Director
USAG Girls Level 9 - Elite
Kathy has been coaching for 38 years, 30 of them at Aerials. She has coached 4 Level 10 National Champions on beam, 4 on bars and 1 in the all-around. She has also had 6 of her athletes qualify to the elite level, 3 of which have qualified to the P&G Championships or USA Championships. But for Kathy, she believes her greatest accomplishment is helping girls reach their dream of acquiring a college scholarship. As of 2019, at least 33 of her athletes have received scholarships. In 2008 Kathy was named Region 3 Coach of the Year along side her co-coaches, Jason Baits and Jaycie Phelps.
What you might not know about Kathy:
Kathy has a BS in Biology and minored in secondary education to get a teaching degree at Colorado State University. She was a high school teacher at Air Academy High School before she left teaching for a full time coaching career. In her spare time she likes to garden, read, weight train and spend as much time as she can with her son and dogs.