Our Staff Loves their Jobs!

We Love What We Do!

At Ultimate Kids, our experienced staff is dedicated to helping children grow and flourish in a fun and safe environment. We consider it an honor to develop programming and work with you and your children to help enhance their development, open new doors, and promote healthy, active lifestyles.

Our Ownership Team:
Scott Lineberry

SCOTT LINEBERRY
Partner

Scott's Coaching Philosopy: Each athlete has their own sport development journey and their own character development journey.

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Tom Newton

TOM NEWTON
Partner

My goal as an owner is to never lose the culture that Sally built. Sally connected with everyone...

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Dan Keane

DAN KEANE
Partner

Dan's Teaching Philosophy: I enjoy watching students work hard to achieve a skill and being able to witness their excitement, satisfaction, and pride when they finally get it!

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Heather Carr

HEATHER CARR
Partner

Heather believes in Walt Disney's motto, "It's kind of fun to do the impossible," and continually strives to teach that to her own children, her athletes, and to her staff.

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Our Customer Service Team:
Lori Yoder

LORI YODER
Customer Service

Philosophy: When life pulls you backwards with difficulties, it means it will launch you into something great. Keep your head up, focus, and keep aiming.

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Lillian Dawson

LILLIAN DAWSON
Customer Service

Philosophy:
“Believe in yourself and you can do anything!”

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DEB BROWN
Ultimate Team Training Center Customer Service

Philosophy: “Do what you love and love what you do.”

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Sarah Vernon

SARAH VERNON
Director of Finance

Sarah's philosophies: “Work hard and be accountable.” & “Nothing changes if nothing changes.”

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Holly Saul

HOLLY SAUL
Community Relations
Donations and Field Trips

Holly's philosophy: "Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn" - Benjamin Franklin

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Our Departmental Leaders
Abbi Carswell Photo to Come

ABBI CARSWELL
Department Leader
Special Needs Programming

Philosophies: “Chase your dreams, you won’t regret it. Anything can happen if you let it.” - Mary Poppins Musical

“Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.”
- Ralph Waldo Emerson.

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Cheryl Spillman

CHERYL SPILLMAN
Department Leader
Girls Recreational Gymnastics

Cheryl's coaching philosophy is: "Never ever give up."
- Winston Churchill

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Christian Anderson

CHRISTIAN ANDERSON
Department Leader
Parkour and Ninja Warrior

Christian's Teaching Philosophy: I teach to empower, to encourage people to liberate themselves, to challenge what they think is possible, to explore, to have fun, to be strong - to be free.

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Desiree Samoska

DESIREE SAMOSKA
Department Leader
Recreational and Competitive Dance

Desiree loves encouraging children to be their best and to incorporate physical activity as part of their fun and healthy lifestyles. Her coaching philosopy is: Stay Positive, work hard, and have fun!

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Fred Parker

FRED PARKER
Department Leader
Tricking

Fred's Philosophy: My committment and obsession is always to be better today than I was yesterday.

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Gabby White

GABBY WHITE
Department Leader
Competitive Girls Gymnastics

Gabby's Teaching Philosophies: "Go hard, or go home!" and "Never appreciate the win until you've experienced the loss."

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Heather Carr

HEATHER CARR
Department Leader
Recreational Trampoline and Tumbling

Heather believes in Walt Disney's motto, "It's kind of fun to do the impossible," and continually strives to teach that to her own children, her athletes, and to her staff.

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Holly Saul

HOLLY SAUL
Department Leader
Birthday Parties

Holly's philosophy: "Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn" - Benjamin Franklin

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JJ Hill

JJ HILL
Department Leader
Competitive Rock Climbing

JJ's Teaching Philosophy: "If you don't fall at least once in life, can you say you really tried"

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Josh Cates

JOSH CATES
Manager
Ultimate Climbing Gym

Josh's Teaching Philosophy: I teach because this sport [rock climbing] helped to shape who I am. Even though this is "just a sport," it instills the mentality of not giving up.

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McKena Jones

McKENA JONES
Department Leader
Recreational and Competitive ACRO

McKena's Coaching Philosophy: Never settle for "good enough."

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Sarah Keane

SARAH KEANE
Department Leader
TLC Preschool, Preschool Gymnastics, and Summer Camps

For Sarah, combining her love for the sport of gymnastics with her education [degree in Child Development and Family Relations] was a perfect match.

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Scott Lineberry

SCOTT LINEBERRY
Department Leader Competitive Trampoline and Tumbling, and Competitive Diving

Scott's Coaching Philosopy: Each athlete has their own sport development journey and their own character development journey.

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Trey Brown

TREY BROWN
Department Leader
Boys Recreational Gymnastics and Special Events Coordinator

Trey loves telling his kids, "There's nothing wrong with being scared. Just T-R-Y.”

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