Anastasia came to Gold Star in the spring of 2004. She began training as a Rhythmic Gymnast when she was five. In Russia she earned a degree in Management and Accounting, while coaching both Rhythmic Gymnastics and Movement for Kindergarteners. As Head Coach of our Rhythmic Gymnastics Team, Anastasia was nominated as “Coach of the Year” six times. She is USA Gymnastics Safety Certified, First Aid and CPR Certified. In the summer she gets lots of funny looks as she calls to her dog named Santa Claus.