Theresa has been teaching gymnastics for over 35 years. Theresa started out as a young gymnast herself training with Cathy Rigby Gymnastics Center in Mission Viejo where she competed throughout her high school years. Theresa started teaching gymnastics at the young age of 15 and became an assistant team coach at the age of 18 in artistic gymnastics.

Theresa later started a 20-year career in law enforcement while continuing to teach tumbling skills to dancers in Orange County. Her students have competed for many top dance competitions including Showstoppers, Starpower, MOVE and other prestigious dance competitions.

Many of Theresa’s former students have gone on to become professional dancers/performers using their tumbling skills to land them in professional companies/shows such as Momix Dance Company, Broadway and Cirque shows.

Theresa recently became a certified Acrobatic Arts Instructor and has now expanded her Acro-Dance training program. Theresa also has 2 daughters who are level 10 and level 7 Nationally ranked gymnasts.