Coach Chris has been with Gymtime for more than 20 years and is a former gymnast himself. Get to know a little bit more about Chris here…

What is your role here at Gymtime? Director of Gymnastics and Sports at Gymtime and York Avenue Preschool

What is the best part of your job? Watching the kids who start out in Mommy and Me and progress throughout the program.

What was your first job? Gymnastics Coach

Where did you grow up?  Brooklyn

What is your favorite activity to do outside of work? Play with my kids and exercise.

What is something most people would be surprised to learn about you? Most people are surprised when I tell them that I am 37 years old. I guess that’s a good thing.

What are three things you never leave the house without? (besides your wallet, keys and phone!)  Coffee, a snack and my backpack.

If you could meet one person dead or alive, who would it be? Phil Jackson

What is your favorite…

Book?  “The Partner” by John Grisham

Movie? Good Will Hunting

Song? “Empire State of Mind” by Jay-Z

Food? Pizza

TV Show? Entourage

Hot or cold? Cold (Freezing)

Early bird or night owl? Early Bird

Coffee or tea? Coffee

Sweet or savory? Savory

Country or city? City