Aubrey is our Camptastic + assistant and also coaches recreational gymnastics classes. She does an amazing job with organizing all the camp activities and schedules and is great with her gymnastics classes. She helped get the new dance acro program off the ground for us and the kids love it! She does everything with a smile and is incredibly helpful. Aubrey was a dancer when she was younger and then switched over to gymnastics and competed a various gyms in the United States due to her dad being in the military. She coached at Jam Hops from 2014-2017 and has returned to work here for a couple more years. Congratulations Aubrey!
Holly has worked at Jam Hops for almost four years! She started as a Customer Care Representative and then started teaching for our Leap-N-Learn Preschool program. She is currently working as a teacher/coach in our Camptastic + program and also as a room monitor. Her family has been part of Jam Hops for ten years as she has three girls that dance here. When asked what she likes best about working at Jam Hops, she said "I love my coworkers and getting to know our JH families." She also loves being with family and friends at their cabin in Duluth and exploring the North Shore.
Holly received this honor because she is going above and beyond in so many areas at Jam Hops including:
Mia will be coaching gymnastics classes at our Blaine/Ham Lake location. She has been a gymnast for about 10 years and is currently a JO level 8 gymnast at Jam Hops. Mia is currently a sophomore at Blaine High School. Mia is very excited to work with children and help them better their gymnastics. She also enjoys bike riding, and says she is a great leader, loves children and is very hard working. Welcome Mia!
James will be coaching Ninja Zone classes at Jam Hops. He is currently a junior at Legacy Christian Academy. When asked why he is excited to be a coach here, he said "To help the kids be the best they can." James also enjoys fishing and being outdoors. Welcome James!
Jessica is excited to start coaching gymnastics classes at Jam Hops. She said. "I love the environment at Jam Hops and seeing the kids get involved with a sport that could affect their future." Jessica has a daughter that is in our JO gymnastics program and also has a son. She also enjoys gardening, hiking, biking, playing cribbage and cooking, and describes herself as fun, goofy, hard-working and kind. Welcome Jessica!
Ethan will be coaching Ninja Zone classes and he is most excited to be helping and working with kids and people. He said he works well with everyone and has been around Jam Hops his whole life. Ethan also enjoys drawing, playing games, photography and videography. Welcome Ethan!
Jessica will be coaching gymnastics classes at the Anoka/Ramsey location. She did 4 years of gymnastics in high school and is now excited to help children achieve their goals with this sport. She plans to enroll her children in some of our programs soon. Jessica said she is fun, friendly, has great communication skills and is very energetic and flexible. She also enjoys cleaning, dancing, outdoor walks and hiking. Welcome Jessica!
Ben will be coaching Ninja Zone classes at Jam Hops. He was a gymnast at Jam Hops for 6 years when he was younger and also did some volunteering for us in the past. He will be a junior at Andover High School. When asked what he is most excited for as a coach he said, "I am excited because this is my first job, meeting my coworkers, and working with the kids." Ben also enjoys diving, karate, golf, hanging out with friends and traveling. Last year he went to Iceland and England! Welcome Ben!
Addison has been a cheerleader for 7 years and will now be coaching our cheer classes at Jam Hops. She is currently a senior at Anoka High School. She is excited to coach little kids cheer and help them improve and have fun. Addison also enjoys hanging out with friends and watching Netflix. Welcome Addision!
Brenda Nolby - CEO
Debbie Hauer - Executive Director
Nancy Nelson - Executive Director
Stacey Clayson-Executive Director
Trish Erkenbrack - ProShop Assistant
Barbi Kadlec-Pro Shop Manager
Jeff Riley - Facilities Manager
Craig Nolby-Owner and Maintenance
Jill Hauser-Administrative Assistant
Emma Sirjord - Facilities and Resident Artist
Shana Schmitz - Executive Assistant
Ella Sirjord - Photographer/Videographer
Amy Burton - Facilities
Dawn Brewster - Birthday Party Coordiator/CCR
Mary Dauman - Community Outreach Coordinator/CCR
Donna Delong - Camp Coordinator
Sarah Schake - Marketing Assistant
Morgan Lease - Camp Assistant
Nicole Sanders - Office Manager
Sarah Santiago - CCR/Leap-N-Learn Assistant Teacher
Kristen Sanborn- Executive Director, Women's and Men's JO Director
Cassie Barnes-Xcel Director
Jeanna Southerling-Recreational Gymnastics Director
Megan Furrow-Anoka Ramsey Gym Director
Carly Rosa - School Age Gymnastics Coordinator
Matt Stone-Director of JO/Xcel at Anoka Ramsey
Kyle Pekula - JO Men's Team Coordinator and Activities Coordinator
Jim Johnson - Retired after 23 years!
Erin Antilla-Dance Director
Kendra Williams - Dance Assistant/CCR
Sue Krohnberg- Director
Andrew Hauer-Ninja Zone Director
Tim Thunborg - Theater Director