Staff & Coaches

Check Out Our Amazing Staff

Tina Stinson


As the owner of NGTC, the gym has grown from just 7 gymnasts in 2008, to what you see today.  And the future looks very bright!  Look for her around the gym as nobody spends more time at NGTC than Tina.



Eric Stinson, Sr

Director of Gymnastics

Eric was the Director of Golf / Head Men’s and Women’s Golf Coach at Portland State University for 10 years. He started the Women’s Golf Team, and later earned 2-time NCAA Coach of the Year.  He works with the NGTC girls and other athletes on the mental game, overcoming mental blocks, goal setting, achieving personal bests and helping create “Habits…for a lifetime!”   


Eric Stinson, Jr

Team Director | Optional & Platinum – Diamond Head Coach

EJ started our Xcel program.  His teams have performed well in the 8+ years they’ve been around.  In 2018, his team won the Region 2 Championships and State Championship.  And, his Xcel team was voted the 2019 Oregon Xcel Club of the Year. 



Kaitlyn Ivan

Xcel Silver & Gold Head Coach

Kaitlyn is currently a student at Mt. hood Community College studying Nursing. She enjoys coaching our Xcel bronze, silver, and golds in her spare time. Kaitlyn was a competitive gymnast before deciding to coach.

Meagan Stinson

Head Bronze & Level 3 Coach

Meagan Has competed gymnastics since she was 6 years old and has since retired from the sport to focus on coaching.

Sam Griffin

Head Level 4 & 5 Coach

Sam Competed for years with NGTC and has now joined our coaching staff as our Head Level 4 & 5 coach.