Welcome JOE SOFTICH and DIANA LEON to our coaching team. Joe comes to us from the west coast (Washington), he owned his own gym for over 30 years, he is a highly respected coach and has worked with the USAG National Staff and Marta Karolyi (national team coordinator for USA Gymnastics) to advance the skills of the National Gymnastics Team for many years. He has also helped many gymnasts to achieve their goals of competing at Level 10 JO Nationals, becoming Collegiate Gymnasts and competing at the Elite level of gymnastics. Diana was an elite international gymnast in her native country of Ecuador. She has been coaching for five years in the United States. She started coaching with Joe 2 years ago and she will tell you this is the best experience she has ever had as a coach, she has learned more about coaching the sport of gymnastics on a level that she never thought was possible and is excited to be joining FGA under the coaching direction of Joe.