STAFF BIOS

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Meet Quintin Derezinski!

Name: Quintin Derezinski

Place of birth: Waupaca, Wisconsin

Schooling: Currently in College for a Bachelor’s in Business Administration specializing in Computer Networking

Coaching Experience: Six Years’ experience coaching Pre-school, Boys and Girls Recreational, Ninja, Tumbling, USAG Excel, USAG levels 2 - 6, and Pre-team 

Awards, scholarships, certifications: U101 Safety & Risk Management Certified, U110 SafeSport Trained, USAG Gymnastics Instructor Certified

Levels taught at VHG: Tumbling

Life: Coach Q currently lives in Whitewater, Wisconsin and attends their business college. His reason for coaching is the intrinsic reward from seeing someone learn something and teaching life skills!


Meet Jasmin McDermott

Place of birth: Wauconda, IL

Schooling: Wauconda High School - Class of 2012, Associates in Arts College of Lake County, Bachelors in General Studies Eastern Illinois University, Graduated with honors

Gymnastics Experience: Gymnastics classes when she was young but eventually switched to Competitive All Star Cheerleading

Coaching Experience: USAG/Recreational Classes for 5 Years, Recreational Cheerleading for 2 Years

Levels taught at VHG: USGA 3 & 4

Life: Jasmin and her boyfriend live in Buffalo Grove. She currently works as a Promotions & Events Coordinator at Old World Industries in Northbrook, in addition to coaching at VHG. She loves BOTH of her jobs!

Meet Sara Orzoff

Place of Birth:  Chicago, IL

Schooling: Adlai E. Stevenson High School, diploma, 1997, Northeastern Illinois University, B.A. in History/Philosophy, 2006

Gymnastics Experience:  13 years of gymnastics experience as an athlete, reached USAG Level 9, 6 years coaching experience

Awards, Scholarships, Certifications: 1995 USAG Level 9 Illinois State Vault Champion, 1997 Adlai E. Stevenson H.S. Scholar Athlete of the Year, USAG and AAU Certified 

Levels taught at VHG:  Xcel team, recreationalMeet us Monday! Meet Jasmin McDermott!