MEET OUR COACHES
MEGAN WILLETT, INTERIM GYMNASTICS DIRECTOR
Megan Willett is a graduate of Penn State University where she competed in Club Gymnastics in college. She competed JO Artistic Gymnastics at a high level in addition to competing on the Fairfield High School Gymnastic Team. She coaches all levels but is also the Level 3-5 Artistic Gymnastics Compulsory Team Head Coach, has more than 15 years coaching experience and has been coaching all levels at the Westport YMCA Gymnastic Center since 2011. Megan is also the Competition Team program Manager and Coordinator. Megan brings a wealth of knowledge. Her contribution to the Westport team has resulted in many state, regional and national championships.
KELSEY MARTIN, HEAD GYMNASTICS COACH
Kelsey Martin is a graduate of University of Connecticut with a degree in Kinesiology, Sports Administration and Coaching. Kelsey coaches both Staples High School and Norwalk High School gymnastic teams (this is her 12th season). She competed in JO Artistic Gymnastics at a high level and also competed for Fairfield High School and Fairfield Ludlowe in High School. She was a Connecticut High School State and FCIAC champion and a YMCA regional champion. Kelsey coaches all levels at the Y Gymnastic Center in addition to being the Upper Level Optional Team Head Coach. She is also a certified trainer and fitness instructor. She loves using her fitness background to challenge the team to reach peak performance.
Anna Betz began gymnastics at the age of 4. Her competition career took her through High School in Milford at Cartwheels Gymnastic Center. Anna also competed on the Jonathan Law High School Gymnastic Team.. She is currently a student at Housatonic Community College and a Criminal Justice Major. Anna currently coaches Compulsory Gymnastics at the Westport Y. She is thrilled to be working with these gymnasts at this developmental stage to support them as they grow into strong and graceful athletes. This season Anna is head coach of the pre-team and TNT programs.
Regan Dillon is a former Level 10 Elite Gymnast from Minnesota winning state, regional and national championships at the Wausau YMCA where she grew up. She is a graduate of the University of Bridgeport, and a former member of the UB Gymnastic Team. The UB team are 6 time USA Gymnastics Women’s Collegiate Team National Champions. Regan is also an individual collegiate national champion on the uneven bars. She has been coaching in Minnesota and CT for 6 years and brings with her a wealth of knowledge for our team gymnasts.
Amanda Lewis is a graduate of Mandfield University with a masters from University of Saint Josephs. She is a 7th grade science teacher in Norwalk and has been teaching gymnastics 20 years at the Westport Y. Amanda has 14 years coaching competition team and a strong background in dance with many years of classical dance training. Amanda grew up in the Westport Y Gymnastic Program competing all over the country with the Exhibition Team bringing home 1st place Gold Medals all over the United States. Her favorite event to coach is vault and she enjoys choreography. Amanda works with all levels in the gym.
Alena Serebryakova is a graduate of Pace University – Lubin School of Business and a former Level 10 Elite Gymnast winning CT State, Regional and Nationals 1st place titles in all levels. Alena grew up in Westport and started her gymnastic career at the Westport YMCA competing nationally and internationally on our Exhibition and Competition gymnastic teams. Alena currently coaches all levels both compulsory and optional and is excited to be working with the Y gymnasts.
Lexi Wetmore began gymnastics at the Westport YMCA at the age of 5 . She has represented the Westport Y Nationally and Internationally with both the Y Exhibition and Competition Gymnastic Teams. Lexi has been coaching for more than 8 years, and was a gymnast on the University of Delaware Club Gymnastics Team. This season Lexi is coaching our teen tumbling classes and private lessons.