Luis & Stephanie Brasesco - Owners
Luis has been at Bannon’s since 1989, and bought the gym, with his wife Stephanie in 2001. Both have been involved with gymnastics since they were young, and Luis was a member of the 1988 World Championship double mini-tramp team for his home country of Argentina. They now pride themselves on providing quality gymnastics instruction to the Houston northwest area.
Jessica Barton - Cheer Director
Jessica began gymnastics at age of 4. She started competitive gymnastics team at 6 years old. She competed up to level 9. Received several state and regional 1st place on vault & floor & all around as a level 8 & 9 gymnast. After gymnastics, she began diving & competitive cheer where she competed as a level 5 athlete. She started coaching competitive/preschool gymnastics at the age of 18 years. She joined the Bannon’s staff in 2005 coaching the level 5/6 team. She lead several athletes to become a south state and state champion. Along side of gymnastics she started the competitive program “Bannon’s Cheer Force” in 2006 and has lead the team to several state and regional championships. In 2009 season Cheer Force received their first National title.
Sam Attaway - Cheer Coach
Ellen Gray - Team Coach, Recreational Coach
Gretchen Richter - Team Coach, Recreational Coach
Gretchen began gymnastics at the age of 2 and continued in the sport for a total of 20 years. She received a full gymnastics scholarship to West Virgina University, receiving many awards at the NCAA Division I school.
Gretchen currently coaches our Level 4, Level 7-Elite Teams as well as our recreational programs.
Jennifer Gibbens - Cheer Force Team, Recreational Coach, Preschool Coach
Jennifer started working at Bannon's in October of 2008. She took gymnastics at Bannon's for ten years and then did the competative cheer team for a year. She has coached in many different programs.
Alex Potts - Boys Team Coach & Recreational Coach
Aimee Hagemier - Recreational Coach, Preschool Coach
Evelyn Becker - Receptionist
Jacob Hero - Tumbling Coach, Martial Arts Tricking Coach, Preschool Coach
Paristoo Tiraieyari - Recreational Coach, Preschool Coach
Hollie Pratt - Tumbling Coach, Recreational Coach, Preschool Coach
Kyleigh Graham - Recreational Coach, Tumbling Coach, Preschool Coach
Victor Foussadier - Maintenance
Victor has been with Bannon’s since it’s inception, almost 24 years ago. He is responsible for Bannon’s high standards in maintaining a clean and professional looking facility.