Jerry returned to coaching at a local Austin gymnasium in 1998, and by 2004 he was head coach of the competitive trampoline and tumbling program. Jerry has trained numerous state, regional, and national champions, and he created and maintained a program that was recognized for its excellence by his coaching peers, evidenced by his receiving the Coach of the Year Award in 2011 from the South Texas USA Gymnastics Tumbling and Trampoline State organization. In addition to his coaching activities, Jerry has mentored numerous T&T coaches, and he has also served as a Category 3 Judge.
Jerry completed a successful 35 year career in high tech sales, marketing, and management, and in 2005 he returned to academia to pursue his Master's Degree in Professional Counseling. Currently Jerry is a Licensed Professional Counselor (L.P.C.) working for a local agency providing psychotherapeutic counseling services to children in local elementary schools.
Jerry's counseling background allows him to coach from a goal oriented, person centered, humanistic perspective, and his personal coaching goals are to keep his athletes safe, help them enjoy a successful competitive experience, improve their quality of life, learn healthy lifelong exercise habits, and create a stable, powerful, and positive sense of themselves.
Outside the gym, Jacob enjoys wake boarding, fishing, hunting, and going to the lake. He is also a big fan of comedy shows and live music. Most people call him by his last name, “Shew”.
Jacob holds USA Gymnastics certification as coach.
Robert has 12 years of experience in both, coaching and choreography, including 5 years as an all star cheer judge for United Cheer. In 2014 and 2016, Robert choreographed for Hyde Park High School.
Robert hopes to compete with the USA gymnastics team in the Tokyo Olympics in 2020. Robert has a wife and son whom he loves spending his free time with. Robert enjoys disc golf, fishing, cooking, reading positive books, and active outdoor activities.
CJ is a USA Gymnastics certified instructor, as well as a World Freerunning and Parkour Federation certified parkour instructor.
Growing up with two sisters, Tim was the middle child of his family. Tim enjoys being outdoors during his free time and keeping active. He enjoys hiking and playing Frisbee golf with his friends, as well as playing on the trampoline. Tim is a USA Gymnastics certified instructor and judge.