Meet our team!
Bill is an experienced coach who has dedicated over a decade of his life to coaching. He has gained valuable expertise working at three different gyms. With his mastery of proficiency levels 1 to 6 and his ability to help individuals overcome mental blocks, Bill possesses the skills necessary to help you achieve your goals. In addition to his extensive coaching experience and proficiency levels 1-6, Bill brings a genuine passion for helping others and a commitment to supporting you every step of the way on your journey towards success.
With years of experience as a tumbler, coed stunt partner, and coach, Tony is a true veteran in the world of cheerleading. Having secured a national championship title, he stands out as an exceptional athlete. Tony's coaching journey has spanned across all skill levels, allowing him to cater to diverse individuals. His unparalleled strength lies in conquering obstacles and helping others do the same, making him an invaluable asset in the cheerleading community.
Raya, an accomplished alumna of North Central College, showcased her exceptional skills by securing a commendable 3rd place at the NCA College Nationals in 2022. As a versatile athlete, she thrives as a flyer in both All-Girl and Coed cheer teams.
In addition to her achievements in cheerleading, Raya holds a degree in Dance and has previously served as a dance teacher for multiple studios in Chicago. Her extensive experience in the field adds a unique dimension to her role at Venture.
Raya's exceptional ability to connect with athletes of all ages makes her a valuable asset to our team. She not only leads our Minis but also imparts her expertise in tumbling, dance/acro classes. With Raya's guidance, students of all levels can expect outstanding instruction and a nurturing environment to grow and excel.
Catherine brings a wealth of experience to the table, having been a competitive gymnast for an impressive span of 6 years. Additionally, she has been immersed in the world of tumbling since the tender age of two, showcasing her undeniable dedication and passion for the sport. With her extensive background, it's evident that Catherine possesses a deep understanding and mastery of her craft.
As a result of her remarkable skills and expertise, Catherine makes an exceptional addition to our team. Her wealth of experience and commitment to excellence will undoubtedly contribute to the overall success and growth of our collective endeavor. We are thrilled to have Catherine on board, and her presence will undoubtedly enhance our team's capabilities and achievements.
Justin has spent the majority of his life as a dedicated tumbler and has honed his coaching skills over the past seven years. With a solid foundation in fitness, there are no limits to his capabilities! His unwavering positivity never ceases to inspire and instill a sense of boundless potential in those around him.
Coach Alexa is wholeheartedly committed to guiding individuals on their fitness journeys, armed with a Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science and a coaching certification in Strength & Conditioning. Her passion for helping others achieve their goals is unwavering. Additionally, Alexa's recent completion of six months of rigorous Military training has instilled in her a resolute determination to push you beyond your limits. With her expertise and unwavering drive, she is poised to support and inspire you to reach new heights in your fitness endeavors.
* Cheer specific personal training
Coach Judge has been actively involved in cheerleading for a cumulative period of 9 years. During his high school years, he participated in two competitions at the national level. Afterward, he joined the prestigious Iowa Western team, where he cheered alongside some of the world's finest cheerleaders for a duration of 2 years before graduating and transferring to the University of Central Florida (UCF).
At UCF, he continued his cheerleading journey for 3 years and achieved notable success, winning championships on two occasions. Following his competitive career, he transitioned into coaching and has been passionately guiding cheerleaders for 6 years. Currently, he is affiliated with Camp Jeff, where he shares his expertise and helps aspiring cheerleaders reach their full potential.
* Co-ed Stunting
Maggie has dedicated herself to the art of dance for an impressive span of 12 years. Her journey commenced by joining the Poms team for Warren Township Cheer and Pom, where she showcased her talent for ten remarkable years. Following her extensive experience as a dancer, Maggie took on a coaching role, leading a cheer team for an additional three years.
During her high school years, Maggie's passion for dance continued to flourish as she spent four years as a member of the WTHS Devilettes team. This period allowed her to refine her skills and immerse herself in the vibrant dance community.
Maggie's extensive dance background, encompassing years of participation and coaching, has nurtured her profound understanding and love for the art form. Her wealth of experience serves as a strong foundation as she continues to inspire and guide aspiring dancers on their own remarkable journeys.
Moe, a seasoned competitor in the Cheer Worlds Championship twice, brings a wealth of expertise in advanced skills. With a decade of coaching experience under their belt, Moe has also successfully organized multiple cheer clinics and speed camps, further showcasing their dedication to the sport.
Josh is an impressive competitor, having participated in the cheer world championship a remarkable seven times. Additionally, he has proudly represented Team USA as a member of the Men's National team on three separate occasions. With a coaching tenure spanning 14 years, Josh's expertise in the field is unquestionable. His vast experience speaks volumes about his capabilities and knowledge. When it comes to cheerleading, Josh is a reliable and trusted authority who truly knows his craft.
Coach Rebecca, a dedicated mother of two, brings a wealth of experience to the table as a coach and former cheer athlete. With her extensive involvement in the cheer world, she possesses a comprehensive understanding of all its facets.
With Coach Rebecca by your side, you can be confident in her unwavering support as she guides you towards achieving greatness. Her genuine pride in your progress will be evident at every stage of your journey. Rest assured that she is committed to helping you flourish and celebrating your achievements along the way!
Austin's gymnastics journey spans an admirable decade, demonstrating a remarkable commitment to the sport. Additionally, Austin participated in competitive high school cheer for 2 years, further expanding their repertoire of skills and experiences.
Austin's motto, "it's all in the basics," reflects their belief in the importance of establishing a strong foundation of fundamental skills. They understand that mastering the basics is essential for unlocking one's full potential and becoming the best version of oneself. By focusing on building a solid groundwork, Austin aims to empower individuals to achieve greatness in their cheer and gymnastics endeavors.
With Austin's expertise and dedication to fostering a strong foundation, athletes can trust in their guidance to elevate their skills and excel in their respective disciplines. Austin's commitment to helping others reach their maximum potential is unwavering, and their coaching philosophy embodies the significance of building a strong base for long-term success.