My name is Amanda Beirne I'm the special events coordinator and Coach. I'm CPR / First Aid Certified (Adult, Child and Infant). I took gymnastics and dance when I was younger, but stopped to pursue a collegiate softball career. After playing softball in college and graduating with a Biology degree and a Teaching License, I started teaching High School Science.
I have been teaching for the past 8 years and currently teach Chemistry and Physics at WNY Maritime Charter School. In addition to teaching, I have coached various sports at different levels for the past 8 years, and love coaching! When I'm not teaching or coaching, I love exploring new places, hiking and running!
My name is Caroline Kaminski I was a competitive gymnast growing up. I've been coaching for over 7 years. Currently I'm a full time ICU Nurse and in my spare time I enjoy working out, yoga and doing anything outside or involving water.
Hi, my name is Shannon Irish. I have been coaching at Wojteks gymnastics since it first opened in 2013. It has been amazing to see Wojteks gymnastics grow from a small 2 classroom recreational gym to what you see today.
Growing up, I took gymnastics lessons, dance classes and did cheerleading. I started taking private tumbling lessons with Coach Wojtek when I was in middle school. I participated in Cheerleading all 4 years of high school and also at Daemen College.
I studied to become a Physician Assistant at Daemen College and graduated in 2017. I currently work at Excelsior Orthopaedics as a PA specializing in foot and ankle orthopedic surgery.
When I am not working or coaching I am usually traveling, going to concerts or shopping. I also love hanging out with my cats, Lip and Fiona.
Gym owner Wojtek Kruszewski is an accomplished gymnast and coach. His coaching roots began in Poland, there he was a member of the Polish Junior/Senior National Team. He was a Polish All-around Champion in 1978-1979. He was also a member of the Polish National Team competing for the Olympic Trials!
In addition, he spent 13 years at a local gymnastics facility, coaching Level 3 Optional Boys and Girls. His coaching produced State and Regional Qualifiers.
Coach Wojtek is a USA Gymnastics Professional Member and is Safety Certified. He is also certified in CPR, First Aid, Sports Injury and Safety Drills.
Hello, My name is Ryley Case. I graduated from West Seneca East High School. Growing up I took gymnastics for 7 years. I competed at nationals and states, when I finished gymnastics I ended at a level 7. Growing up I also participated in dance and cheerleading. I'm CPR / First Aid Certified (Adult, Child and Infant). I've worked in early childhood care and enjoy watching how much children grow, develop and achieve their goals. When I am not working I enjoy animals, art / photography, reading, watching the Buffalo Bills and Disney World.
Hello, my name is Jaimee Best and I’m the office manager. I’m CPR / First Aid Certified (Adult, Child and Infant). As the office manager I oversee all the day-to-day operations and run the gym. I make sure our gymnast have a safe, clean and friendly environment. I enjoy working and interacting with the all gymnast. They all bring life and entertainment to our gym and put smiles on our faces.
I have two daughters who currently attend gymnastics here. I’ve worked in early childhood care in the past. I’m currently activated in running a youth program and I’m on the PTO in Lancaster school district. Our family enjoys volunteering, doing service projects for the elderly, hiking, biking, camping, and traveling and just spending quality time together.
Hello! My name is Victoria Fleming. Growing up I took gymnastics classes, dance classes and was a cheerleader. I was cheerleading captain at Grand Island High School and a member of the Viking Vision broadcasting crew. I went on to cheer at SUNY Cortland for 4 years and competed at Nationals in Daytona Beach. I have my undergrad degree in Early Childhood and Childhood Education. I went on to get my masters degree at Buffalo State in Curriculum and Instruction.
I started coaching three years ago at Gymcarolina in NC. I have been teaching for 5 years and love helping children develop a lifelong love for exploring and learning. When I am not coaching or teaching I enjoy taking my dog for walks, runs and hikes. I love spending time with my family on the Niagara River and taking exercise classes with my friends!
My name is Shannon Damasiewicz and I am a new coach at Wojtek’s. As a child I took gymnastics and continued through high school. I was also a dancer for ten years and taught acro at the studio.
I earned my nursing degree at Daemen College in 2014. I currently work in a hospital as an operating room nurse. When I am not working I like to go to concerts, watch the Buffalo Bills and travel to new places. I enjoy hanging out with family and my dog, Dory!
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Wojtek's Gymnastics, LLC
Wojtek's Gymnastics, LLC since 2013