Meet Us Monday! Meet Chana Wilczynski!

Name: Chana Wilczynski

Place of birth: Long Grove, IL

Schooling: Stevenson High School, Illinois State University (Double Major: Acting, Elementary Education 2013), American College of Education (M.Ed.: Teacher Leadership 2018, M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction 2019)

Gymnastics Experience:  Competitive gymnast from age four to thirteen in level 4-8, awarded top of the state two years in a row competing for gyms in Palatine and Carey. 4-year varsity cheerleader at Stevenson High School, and co-ed cheerleader at Illinois State University. 

Coaching Experience: 5+ years coaching club gymnastics in Chicago and the north suburbs. 5 + years coaching JV Gymnastics coach at Lake Forest High School. 

Awards, scholarships, certifications: CPR certified, AED trained  

Levels taught at VHG: Pre-team, Xcel, Team

Life: Chana is currently living in Chicago and teaches middle school drama at Deer Path Middle School. In her free time, Chana works as a professional actor, and has performed at Second City, and starred in commercials and national tv shows. Chana loves traveling, attending concerts, gardening and making crafts.

Becca Ferraro