Kristie Phillips – Bannister
Kristie Phillips, is a retired American elite gymnast and is certified as an elite-level judge.
She served as a representative on the USA Gymnastics Athlete 2008 Olympic Selection Committee.
The 1987 senior U.S. National Champion and one of the American team’s strongest and most visible competitors in the mid-1980s. From 1985 to 1987, she placed first in the all-around in every single American competition she entered, including the 1986 American Classic, the 1986 Olympic Festival and the 1987 U.S. Classic. She was inducted into the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame in 2006.
Tina Silcox has been coaching at KPAC since 2003. She was born in Frankfurt Germany and started gymnastics classes at age 2. She started coaching in 1998 and is a licensed coach in Germany as well. Tina’s favorite part of KPAC is the great atmosphere, they all are like family! Tina aspires to give her best to the children, and help them grow in all aspects of life!
Coach Kimberly has been with KPAC since September of 2011. She helps with preschool, works in the office, and is in charge of Parents Night Out, AfterSchool, and Summer Camp. Kimberly also coaches recreational gymnastics from preschool to advanced classes. She has 18 years of experience coaching gymnastics. She has coached classes with a variety of ages, 12 month olds through teenagers, at a variety of skill levels. Coach Kimberly has done gymnastics and cheerleading as a child and has loved it ever since. Coach Kimberly has a bachelors degree with a major in elementary education. She is a professional member of USA Gymnastics and other certifications she has received are KAT (Kinder Accreditation Training), PDPI, PDPII, Safety Certification, Fundamentals of Gymnastics, Preschool Fundamentals, First Aid, and CPR. Besides gymnastics, Coach Kimberly enjoys scrapbooking, taking pictures, and watching NASCAR.