We are so excited to be serving children from all over the Miami Valley and sharing our love of gymnastics, martial arts, and sports education in a non-competitive environment! We believe these activities will not only develop a child's flexibility, strength, and coordination, but can also provide self-confidence that they can use in all aspects of their lives! We want to be the Gym Where Learning and Turning is FUN!
Our mission is to provide a safe, educational, and enjoyable environment where children can develop self-confidence, enhance their physical abilities, and gain skills that will promote personal achievement. Gymnastics builds strength and improves motor skills, flexibility, and coordination.
Always remember, A BUSY KID is a HAPPY KID!
We look forward to making you a part of our BUSY KIDS FAMILY!
Ms. Michelle, Owner
Ms. Michelle is the owner of Busy Kids Gymanstics and a local to the area growing up at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. She attended and graduated from Fairborn High School in 2004 as a three-season varsity sport athlete while also playing travel softball for the Ohio Heat. She attended her first university Northern Kentury University on an athletic scholarship where she was part of the longest undefeated single season record; in all sports and all divisions at 55-0 before the Norse received their first two losses at the National Championships at the Division II Level in Salem, Virginia. She then transferred home to Wright State University where she was a preferred walk-on for the Raiders receiving a full athletic scholarship. She helped the Raiders win back to back conference championships in 2007-2008 and advancing to regionals at the Division I level, playing against schools like University of Michigan, Northwestern and North Dame. She graduated WSU with a Bachelor's in Criminal Justice in 2008. She then worked for Montgomery County Juvenile Court System for several years before leaving to go into the Air Force. Upon her return she then worked in outpatient therapy before quickly moving into Durable Medical Equipment and Sales where she currently works full time with multiple orthopedic doctor groups. She is a United States Air Force Veteran and currently a Traditional Reservist with the 445th Air Lift Wing here at Wright Patterson Air Force base as a Medical Technician. She is a Nationally Certified Emergecy Medical Technician, CPR, NCSI, FBI and BCI Background Certified.
As the Lead Ninja Coach Ms. Michelle has been active in her main sport of martial arts for 20+ years and is a 3rd degree black belt. She has taught various age ranges in Tae-Kwon-Do, Jiu-Jitsu, and Muay Thai. She has competed on various levels within forms, contact fighting, weapons and jiu-jitsu. She was even a state ranked champion. She has trained competition teams who have won multiple tournaments and she has also headed demonstrations teams who have performed for the Globtrotters.
Coaches: Ninja, Little Ninja, Gym Kids
Ms. Kate, Program Director
Ms. Kate is a Beavercreek local where she was born and raised. She attended and graduated from Beavercreek High School in 2005 as a three-season varsity sport athlete while also playing travel softball for the Miami Valley Express. She then attended the Univeristy of Dayton while also playing Varisty Softball at the Division I Level with an academic and athletic scholarships. She graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise Science. In 2009, she was accepted into a Doctorate Program at Tennessee State University in Nashville, Tennessee and also finished her last year of NCAA eligilibility playing D1 softball for the Tigers. She became a Physical Therapist upon graduating in 2012 after passing the National Physical Therapy Exam. She worked in outpatient orthopedics after graduating for a few years before taking on the role of Director of Rehabilitation at a skilled nursing facility. Ms. Kate works as our Program Director who oversees the development of structured courses to ensure every member of Busy Kids Gymnastics and staff members are benefitting from proper exercise form and skills that promote a healthy lifestyle. Ms. Kate is CPR, First Aid, NCSI, FBI and BCI background certified.
Ms. Jena, Lead Tumble Instructor
Born and raised in Dayton, Ohio, Ms. Jena attended and graduated from Bellbrook High School. She attended Aveda Institute of Columbus where she received her Degree in Cosmetology. Growing up she participated in gymnastics beginning at age two and competed through level four gymnastics dedicating over 16 years to the sport. She began competition cheerleading and tumbling where she mostly competed during her high school years. She currently works for herself at the Salons Greene as a Cosmetologist specializing in hair and wax. In her free time, she loves spending time with her daughter, Rylee who is following her footsteps in competition cheerleading and tumbling. She enjoys being a cheerleading coach, reading and doing anything outside. She has two black cats, named Charlie and Nacho. Ms. Jena has been with Busy Kids Gymnastics since its opening in 2012. She is NCSI Background and CPR Certified.
Coaches: Gym, Tumble, Littles, Supers and Tinys.
Ms. Destinee, Lead Preschool Instructor
Born and Raised in Dayton, Ohio, Ms. Destinee attended and graduated from Bellbrook High School. Upon graduating high school, she attended and graduated from Wright State University where she received her bachelor’s degree of science of Psychology. At Wright State she was a Varsity Cheerleader for the Raiders. She was also President of her Sorority and the Student Government Commuter Director, a member of the Chemistry and Psychology Club. She then attended Southern New Hampshire where she received her Master of Science in Child/Adolescence Psychology. She is a registered Behavioral Therapist and specializes in Prevention and Child Abuse Awareness. Growing up she participated in cheerleading and gymnastics for over eight years. She currently works full-time for Miami Valley CDC as an Early Childhood Behavioral Specialist. She creates intervention and behavioral plans for students. She enjoys research, reading DSM and personality disorder books to help further her education. She has self-published a children’s book titled: I Saved My Friend. She has an academic focus on child development and mental health. She has four dogs and one cat. Ms. Destinee is a twin and has a two-year-old nephew who enjoys coming to Busy Kids Gymnastics! Ms. Destinee has been with Busy Kids Gymnastics for 4 years. Ms. Destinee volunteers at the Boone Shoft Museum teaching little kids little kids science. Ms. Destinee is NCSI Background and CPR Certified.
Coaches: Gym, Tumble, Little, Super and Tinys
Ms. Bri, Instructor
Ms. Bri has a total of 17+ years of gymnastics and cheerleading experience. She was a competitive cheerleader up to level five with Premier Athletics and previously coached special needs cheerleading. She cheered for Wright State University where she also received her Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice. Ms. Bri has been with Busy Kids since opening in 2012. Ms. Bri is a full time police officer at a local department and helps out when her officer schedule allows. Ms. Bri is a USA Gymnastics Certified Instructor, who is also First Aid, CPR and NCSI Background Certified.
Ms. Jamie, Assistant Tumble Instructor
Ms. Jamie has been a gymnast for many years even coaching competitive teams. Ms. Jamie has a dual Bachleors degree from Wright State University. Ms. Jamie works as a full time Insurance Agent when not at Busy Kids. Ms. Jamie is a USA Gymnastics Certified Instructor, who is also First Aid, CPR, and NCSI Background Certified.
Ms. London, Assistant Ninja Instructor
Ms. London is a Miami Valley Native who has recently graduated from Mount Saint Joseph's in Cincinnati with a Bachelors Degree in Communication and New Media Studies. She has practiced competitive and exhibition martial arts for over 10 years. She currently works full-time as a Qualified Mental Health Specialist with at-risk clients in the Dayton area. And also works as a writer for local and online publications. She is our Assistant Ninja Instructor.
Ms. Kylie, Assistant Preschool Instructor
Born and raised in Bellbrook, Ohio, Ms. Kylie attends Bellbrook High School where she participates in soccer, track and field, competition cheerleading, seasonal cheerleading and gymnastics. She has been involved in gymnastics for several years actively competing in competition cheerleading. She enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her dog, Roxy and cat, Coco. She is currently interested in becoming a lawyer once she graduates from high school. Ms. Kylie is NCSI Background and CPR Certified.
Coaches: Littles, Supers, and Tinys.
Ms. Morgan, Instructor
Ms. Morgan grew up in Waynesville, OH where she also graduated High School. She then attended Morehead State University in Kentucky and graduated with a Bachelors Degree. She was a competitive cheerleader and gymnastics tumbler during her time at Morehead. She helped lead her team during multiple competitions during her time with the Eagles. Ms. Morgan has worked in Pharmaceutical Sales before furthing her education to be Aesthetician.
Busy Kids Gymnastics
One block south of Dorothy Lane.
Monday 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Tuesday 4:00pm - 8:00pm
4:30pm - 7:45pm
Thursday 10:00pm - 12:00pm
Friday CLOSED/OPEN GYMS
Saturday 9:00am-11:30am & Birthday Parties