Our staff members bring years of hands-on experience as competitive coaches and former gymnasts.
Jessica Henson - Program Director & Head Coach
Jessica started as a gymnast at Water Tower over 25 years ago. She also
competed for Masterman's high school gymnastics team. Jess was one of
Water Tower's first nationally competitive gymnasts and
later went on to compete for West Chester University. Jess has over thirteen years of coaching experience. She is currently the Level 4 head coach
but coaches pre-school classes through optional level gymnasts. She has
her M.Ed from the University of North Carolina and is also an elementary school
Tyron “TJ” was part of Central High School's championship gymnastics team. After graduation, TJ went on to become a Staff Sergeant in the United States Air Force. When he returned home he became an assistant instructor for both H.A.L.O Martial Arts and Sector Martial Arts Clubs. TJ is an alumnus of the Art Institute of Philadelphia (B.S. in Graphic Design)
Tytianna was a gymnast with Water Tower for nine
years. She also competed as a USA
Gymnast. In 2014, as a Level 7 Tytianna
placed second on the vault at States.
She is currently in her seventh year as a gymnastics coach. Tytianna graduated from Moore College of Art and Design in May of 2019 majoring in fashion design.
Danielle Hanratty was
a competitive gymnast for 12 years before she graduated from high school. She
started coaching at a young age and has continued to coach for the last 7
years. Danielle is a teacher's assistant at a Montessori school.
Dance in Paradise Amber Redz
Congrats to Kiah for graduating and attending West Chester University on scholarship to compete for WCU's gymnastics team! Go Kiah!